This book demonstrates how jQuery can be used with HTML5 to achieve excellent results. In Pro jQuery, seasoned author Adam Freeman explains how to get the most from jQuery by focusing on the features you need for your project. He starts with the nuts and bolts and shows you everything through to advanced features, going in depth to give you the knowledge you need.
Getting the most from jQuery is essential to truly mastering web development. What youll learn Understand the capabilities of jQuery and why it is special Use the core of jQuery to enrich HTML5, including tables, forms and data displays Use jQuery UI to create rich and fluid user experiences Use rich interactions such as drag and drop, sortable data and touch sensitivity Use jQuery Mobile to create touch-enabled interfaces for mobile devices and tablets Extend jQuery by creating custom plugins and widgets Each topic is covered clearly and concisely, and is packed with the details youll need to learn to be truly effective with jQuery. The most important features are given a no-nonsense, in-depth treatment, and chapters contain examples that demonstrate both the power and the subtlety of jQuery.