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JavaScript and Ajax for the Web, Sixth Edition: Visual QuickStart Guide (Visual QuickStart Guides)

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Need to learn JavaScript fast? This best-selling reference’s visual format and step-by-step, task-based instructions will have you up and running with JavaScript in no time. In this completely updated edition of our best-selling guide to JavaScript, leading Web and computing experts Tom Negrino and Dori Smith use crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce you to all of today's JavaScript essentials. Along the way, you'll find extensive coverage of Ajax and XML techniques, current browsers (Opera, Safari, Firefox), and more.

Visual QuickStart Guide--the quick and easy way to learn!

  • Easy visual approach uses pictures to guide you through JavaScript and show you what to do.
  • Concise steps and explanations get you up and running in no time.
  • Page for page, the best content and value around.
  • Companion Web site at www.javascriptworld.com offers sample scripts, updates, and more!

Book News Annotation:

Using a visual approach that includes serious object tables and colored screen shots, master practitioners and guide writers Negrino and Smith give concise steps and explanations to get developers from getting acquainted to what JavaScript can and cannot do to making the best use of the Ajax toolkit. In between they describe JavaScript startup procedures, language essentials, working with images and frames, using browser windows, handling forms, using forms and regular expressions, handling events, making and breaking cookies, making best the use of cascading style sheets, working with document object models, making pages dynamic, applying JavaScript to such features as sliding and pull-down menus and switching style sheets. He closes with commentary on bookmarklets and adds references about JavaScript, cascading style sheets and where to learn more. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This bestselling reference's visual format and step-by-step, task-based instructions will have users up and running with JavaScript in no time. In this completely updated edition, leading Web and computing experts Negrino and Smith use crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce all of today's JavaScript essentials.

Synopsis:

This task-based, visual reference guide has been fully revised. It uses step-by-step instructions and plenty of screenshots to give beginning and intermediate Web designers what they need to know to learn JavaScript. Readers can start from the beginning to get a tour of the programming language, or look up specific tasks to learn just what they need to know. In this updated seventh edition, readers will find new information on Ajax design and modern coding techniques.

About the Author

Tom Negrino is the author of dozens of books including Visual QuickStart Guides covering Macromedia Contribute and Keynote, and Visual QuickProject Guides on upgrading to Mac OS X Tiger, Keynote, and PowerPoint.

Dori Smith is the author of Java for the World Wide Web: Visual QuickStart Guide. She is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, publisher of the Wise-Women’s Web community, and a member of the Web Standards Project. Together they’ve written the best-selling Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide, authored numerous print and online articles, and maintain the Backup Brain weblog.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1 Getting Acquainted with JavaScript

Chapter 2 Start Me Up!

Chapter 3 Your First Web App

Chapter 4 Working with Images

Chapter 5 Frames, Frames, and More Frame

Chapter 6 Working with Windows

Chapter 7 Form Handling

Chapter 8 Forms and Regular Expressions

Chapter 9 Handling Events

Chapter 10 JavaScript and Cookies

Chapter 11 Objects and the DOM

Chapter 12 Making Your Pages Dynamic

Chapter 13 Introducing Ajax

Chapter 14 Ajax Toolkits

Chapter 15 Applied JavaScript

Chapter 16 Designing With Ajax

Chapter 17 Bookmarklets

Appendix A JavaScript Genealogy and Reference

Appendix B JavaScript Reserved Words

Appendix C Cascading Style Sheets Reference

Appendix D Where to Learn More

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780321430328
Subtitle:
Visual QuickStart Guide
Author:
Negrino, Tom
Author:
Smith, Dori
Publisher:
Peachpit Press
Subject:
Design
Subject:
Programming Languages - CGI, Javascript, Perl, VBScript
Subject:
JavaScript (Computer program language)
Subject:
Internet publishing
Subject:
Ajax (Web site development technology)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
6
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Visual QuickStart Guides
Publication Date:
August 2006
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
9 x 7.03 x 1.06 in 780 gr

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"Synopsis" by , This bestselling reference's visual format and step-by-step, task-based instructions will have users up and running with JavaScript in no time. In this completely updated edition, leading Web and computing experts Negrino and Smith use crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce all of today's JavaScript essentials.
"Synopsis" by , This task-based, visual reference guide has been fully revised. It uses step-by-step instructions and plenty of screenshots to give beginning and intermediate Web designers what they need to know to learn JavaScript. Readers can start from the beginning to get a tour of the programming language, or look up specific tasks to learn just what they need to know. In this updated seventh edition, readers will find new information on Ajax design and modern coding techniques.
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