June 17, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT
A solid introduction to the core concepts of jQuery-focused front-end development that shows you how to interact with and manipulate sites. By the end of the day you’ll feel more confident about using jQuery and be ready to start developing for the front-end.
- jQuery Intro and Selections
- jQuery Methods and Chaining
- jQuery each, Deeper into Functions
- jQuery and DOM Manipulation
jQuery UI Foundations
June 18, 2014, 1:00PM EDT
jQuery UI is one of the most popular libraries, built with jQuery, for creating rich user interfaces. jQuery UI comes with a rich set of user interactions, effects, animations, and widgets to easily help your application become interactive. The library also comes with a powerful CSS framework that allows it to be easily themed.
In this class, attendees will gain a foundational knowledge of jQuery UI by learning about each of the interactions and widgets. Attendees will learn how these components can work together to build a user interface that is interactive while easy to create. We’ll learn how to use the jQuery UI ThemeRoller and the jQuery UI ThemeRoller to build a custom theme specific for your application.
- Animation & Effects
- User Interface Elements
- Widget Factory
Advanced jQuery Techniques
June 19, 2014, 1:00PM EDT
It’s time to realize the full potential of jQuery. Join us as we delve into advanced topics surrounding front-end web development and learn how to adopt an application architecture that is maintainable and scalable, while still keeping things simple.
We’ll teach you how to utilize the jQuery library in the context of large-scale applications and show you how to dramatically improve performance, write cleaner and more concise code, and increase maintainability and reusability. By the end of the day you should feel confident creating and maintaining advanced front-end-focused web applications.
- Event Delegation
- Traversal, Filters, and Advanced Selectors
- Simplifying Code with Conventions
- jQuery Plugins
June 17 – 19, 2014, 1:00PM
Get the all-access pass and get all three classes at a discount price of $399.
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