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jQuery and jQuery UI: Video QuickStart

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Lesson 1

Installing jQuery

Using the Google CDN to host jQuery and downloading a local copy to your web server to use as a fallback when the CDN fails.

Duration: 00:03:52  File Size: 31 MB


Lesson 2

Completing the Hello World exercise

Writing your first jQuery function to complete the Hello World exercise.

Duration: 00:02:30  File Size: 20 MB


Lesson 3

Using Basic Selectors

Using each of the basic selectors (ids, classes, document elements) to select elements in your web pages.

Duration: 00:03:01  File Size: 23 MB


Lesson 4

Creating Advanced Selectors

Going beyond basic selectors to create advance selectors to wrap elements in your web pages.

Duration: 00:03:35  File Size: 30 MB


Lesson 5

Handling the Click Event

Capturing the click event to create interactivity in your web pages.

Duration: 00:04:47  File Size: 36 MB


Lesson 6

Hovering Around

Understanding how the hover event is actually two events (mouseover and mouseout) and how to use those events.

Duration: 00:03:25  File Size: 28 MB


Lesson 7

Using Form Events

Creating simple validation triggered by the blur event.

Duration: 00:03:15  File Size: 29 MB


Lesson 8

AJAX Part 1 - Loading Content

Using the simpler shorthand methods to load content into your web pages from remote sources.

Duration: 00:04:47  File Size: 33 MB


Lesson 10

AJAX Part 3 - Troubleshooting

How to troubleshoot AJAX issues even when the issue may not be related to the jQuery event or AJAX request.

Duration: 00:04:55  File Size: 39 MB


Lesson 11

Making the First Move (Animation)

Making page elements move in response to user input.

Duration: 00:03:39  File Size: 35 MB


Lesson 12

jQuery UI First Steps - Rolling a Theme

Creating a theme for your web widgets using jQuery’s ThemeRoller; selecting the widgets to include in your download.

Duration: 00:04:49  File Size: 39 MB


Lesson 13

Installing jQuery UI

Installing the theme and widgets library in your web pages.

Duration: 00:03:33  File Size: 28 MB


Lesson 14

Using jQuery UI Widgets

Binding the jQuery UI widgets to your markup and making the widgets available in your web pages.

Duration: 00:02:28  File Size: 18 MB


Lesson 15

Downloading and Installing Plugins

Download and install a tooltip plugin for use in your web pages.

Duration: 00:03:42  File Size: 31 MB


Lesson 17

Fixing Common Problems - Other Libraries

Using jQuery's noConflict() method to avoid problems when using jQuery along with other JavaScript libraries in your projects.

Duration: 00:02:44  File Size: 22 MB


Lesson 18

Fixing Common Problems - Dynamically Loaded Content

Configuring the on() method to enable dynamically loaded content to use your existing jQuery code.

Duration: 00:03:05  File Size: 25 MB


  • Copyright 2013
  • Edition: 1st
  • Downloadable Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-338334-2
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-338334-8

This hour-long HD video covers the basics of jQuery to help you get up to speed quickly. Instead of just reading about how to use the jQuery library in the book jQuery and jQuery UI: Visual QuickStart Guide, you can watch the author, Jay Blanchard, in action. It’s a great way to learn the fundamentals and the exciting ways you can add rich interactions to your websites and web applications. You can buy and download the entire hour-long video or pick and choose from the 18 clips, which cover focused topics such as installing jQuery, using basic selectors, creating advanced selectors, handling the click event, hovering, using form events, AJAX, adding animation, using jQuery UI widgets, plugins, and troubleshooting.


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