DOM Scripting: Web Design with JavaScript and the Document Object Model

With this moment variation of the preferred DOM Scripting: website design with JavaScript and the rfile item Model comes a latest revision to replace top practices and directions. It comprises complete insurance of HTML5 in a brand new, devoted bankruptcy, and information on JavaScript libraries and the way they could aid your scripting.

The e-book presents every little thing you will want to begin utilizing JavaScript and the record item version to reinforce your web content with client-side dynamic results and user-controlled animation. It exhibits how JavaScript, HTML5, and Cascading kind Sheets (CSS) interact to create usable, standards-compliant internet designs. we will additionally hide cross-browser compatibility with DOM scripts and the way to ensure they degrade gracefully whilst JavaScript isn't really available.

DOM Scripting: website design with JavaScript and the rfile item version focuses on JavaScript for including dynamic results and manipulating web page constitution at the fly utilizing the record item version. you will commence with a crash direction in JavaScript and the DOM, then circulate directly to numerous real-world examples that you're going to construct from scratch, together with dynamic photo galleries and dynamic menus. you will additionally find out how to control online page kinds utilizing the CSS DOM, and create markup at the fly.

as a way to create web content which are attractive, dynamic, obtainable, and standards-compliant, this can be the e-book for you!

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Single Page Web Applications: JavaScript end-to-end

By Michael Mikowski, Josh Powell


In Single web page internet Applications you will learn how to construct glossy browser-based apps that make the most of improved consumer structures and extra predictable bandwidth. you are going to study the SPA layout strategy, after which commence exploring new suggestions like based JavaScript and responsive layout. and you can capitalize on traits like server-side JavaScript and NoSQL information shops, in addition to new frameworks that make JavaScript extra workable and testable as a first class language.

About this Book

If your site is a jumpy selection of associated pages, you're in the back of. unmarried web page internet functions are the next move: pushing UI rendering and enterprise common sense to the browser and speaking with the server simply to synchronize facts, they supply a tender consumer adventure, very similar to a local software. yet, SPAs should be challenging to strengthen, deal with, and try out.

Single web page internet Applications indicates how your group can simply layout, try out, retain, and expand subtle SPAs utilizing JavaScript end-to-end, with out getting locked right into a framework. alongside the way in which, you are going to enhance complex HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript talents, and use JavaScript because the language of the internet server and the database.

This ebook assumes uncomplicated wisdom of internet improvement. No adventure with SPAs is needed.

Purchase of the print ebook encompasses a loose e-book in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning courses.

What's Inside

  • Design, construct, and attempt a full-stack SPA
  • Best-in-class instruments like jQuery, TaffyDB, Node.js, and MongoDB
  • Real-time internet with internet sockets and Socket.IO
  • Touch controls for capsules and smartphones
  • Common SPA layout mistakes

About the Authors

The authors are architects and engineering managers. Michael Mikowski has labored on many advertisement SPAs and a platform that methods over a hundred billion requests in step with 12 months. Josh Powell has equipped essentially the most seriously trafficked websites on the internet.

Table of Contents

  1. Our first unmarried web page application
  2. Reintroducing JavaScript
  4. Develop the Shell
  5. Add characteristic modules
  6. Build the Model
  7. Finish the version and information modules
  9. The net server
  10. The server database
  11. Readying our SPA for production

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JavaScript The Complete Reference 3rd Edition

The crucial JavaScript resource―fully updated

Design, debug, and put up high-performance web content and purposes utilizing proven recommendations and most sensible practices from professional builders. The all-new version of this entire consultant has been completely revised and accelerated to hide the most recent JavaScript gains, instruments, and programming tools.

JavaScript: the whole Reference, 3rd Edition presents illustrative examples, line-by-line code samples, and sensible improvement advice―from the middle of the language to some of the usual and rising APIs supported by means of sleek internet browsers. This in-depth source covers every thing you want to be aware of, even if you’re attempting to comprehend the basics of susceptible typing in JavaScript, lessen your confusion over closures, or practice universal initiatives like shape validation or Ajax calls.

  • Explore middle JavaScript syntax and knowledge kinds
  • Investigate usually complicated thoughts akin to susceptible typing and closures
  • Use object-oriented programming the JavaScript method
  • See what adjustments come from ECMAScript five
  • Perform dynamic content material updates utilizing DOM tools
  • Handle user-generated occasions with sleek occasion types
  • Modernize shape dealing with with HTML5 and JavaScript
  • Use the XMLHttpRequest item to create Ajax functions
  • Control animation and multimedia content material with JavaScript
  • Generate bitmap images with the Canvas API
  • Learn easy methods to deal with the demanding situations of cross-browser coding
  • Discover protecting improvement and blunder handling

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JavaScript Web Applications

By Alex MacCaw

Building wealthy JavaScript purposes that deliver a computer adventure to the internet calls for relocating nation from the server to the customer side—not an easy job. This hands-on ebook takes trained JavaScript builders via the entire steps essential to create state of the art purposes, together with constitution, templating, frameworks, speaking with the server, and plenty of different issues.

Throughout the booklet, you will paintings with real-world instance functions that will help you seize the suggestions concerned. easy methods to create JavaScript functions that supply a extra responsive and superior experience.

  • Use the Model-View-Controller (MVC) trend, and methods to deal with dependencies inside of your application
  • Get an creation to templating and knowledge binding
  • Learn approximately loading distant facts, Ajax, and cross-domain requests
  • Create realtime purposes with WebSockets and Node.js
  • Accept dropped documents and add information with development indicators
  • Use significant frameworks and libraries, together with jQuery, backbone, and Backbone
  • Write assessments and use the console to debug your applications
  • Get deployment top practices, corresponding to caching and minification

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Dart: Up and Running

By Seth Ladd, Kathy Walrath

Get on top of things on Dart, the net improvement language that not just suits the dynamic nature of JavaScript, yet addresses its difficulties besides. This functional booklet will get you in control at the language, libraries, and instruments for constructing based, quickly, and maintainable net apps that run in such a lot browsers.

Google designed the Dart platform to scale from easy scripts to complicated apps, working on either the customer and the server. With this e-book, you’ll find out how Dart will help architect and strengthen HTML5 apps for the fashionable Web.
* construct internet apps with the class-based, object-oriented Dart language, and collect your code to JavaScript
* how you can use Dart good points, from variables to operators to sessions and libraries
* Create, release, and debug net and command-line apps with the Dart Editor
* Get a travel of Dart libraries, together with dart:core, dart:html, dart:isolate, dart:io, and dart:json
* familiarize yourself with instruments resembling Dartium, the Chromium-based browser that comes with the Dart digital laptop
* Get a walkthrough of Dart Chat, a client-server app during which either the customer and the server are applied in Dart

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You Don't Know JS: Scope & Closures

By Kyle Simpson

No topic how a lot adventure you've got with JavaScript, odds are you don’t totally comprehend the language. This concise but in-depth consultant takes you within scope and closures, center strategies you want to be aware of to develop into a extra effective and powerful JavaScript programmer. You’ll find out how and why they paintings, and the way an figuring out of closures could be a robust a part of your improvement skillset.

Like different books within the "You Don’t comprehend JS" sequence, Scope and Closures dives into trickier components of the language that many JavaScript programmers easily stay away from. Armed with this data, you could in attaining precise JavaScript mastery.

  • Learn approximately scope, a suite of ideas to aid JavaScript engines find variables on your code
  • Go deeper into nested scope, a chain of boxes for variables and functions
  • Explore functionality- and block-based scope, “hoisting”, and the styles and advantages of scope-based hiding
  • Discover how one can use closures for synchronous and asynchronous projects, together with the construction of JavaScript libraries

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JavaScript Programmer's Reference

JavaScript Programmer's Reference is a useful source that may not stray faraway from your laptop (or your tablet!). It includes particular info on each JavaScript item and command, and combines that reference with practical examples showcasing how one can use these instructions in the actual international. even if you are simply checking the syntax of a style or you are beginning out at the highway to JavaScript mastery, the JavaScript Programmer's Reference will be an important aid. 

With an in depth and informative educational part providing you with the fine details of programming with JavaScript and the DOM followed via a command-by-command reference, your subsequent undertaking will pop with interactivity and preserve your viewers coming again for extra. JavaScript Programmer's Reference is your one-stop resource for every thing you will want to understand to turn into a leading edge internet developer utilizing the newest instruments and strategies to be had today.   

  • In intensity causes and actions to provide an explanation for not only the command in query, yet why it really is utilized in that approach
  • Progressive studying curve not to crush and confuse you
  • Handy and very informative quick-reference of each command in the JavaScript & DOM requirements

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Developing Web Components: UI from jQuery to Polymer

By Jarrod Overson, Jason Strimpel

Although internet parts are nonetheless at the bleeding edge—barely supported in smooth browsers—the know-how can be relocating tremendous speedy. This sensible consultant will get you on top of things at the ideas underlying W3C’s rising commonplace and exhibits you the way to construct customized, reusable HTML5 net Components.

Regardless of your adventure with libraries similar to jQuery and Polymer, this booklet teaches JavaScript builders the DOM manipulations those libraries practice. You’ll how to construct a simple widget with vanilla JavaScript after which convert it right into a net part that’s semantic, declarative, encapsulated, consumable, and maintainable. With customized elements, the net can ultimately satisfy its strength as a natively extensible software platform. This booklet will get you in on the correct time.

  • Understand center ideas (such as general stream and positioning, and Z-index) for correctly positioning, dragging, and resizing elements
  • Explore UI innovations and styles regularly abstracted away by way of Dojo, jQuery UI, Kendo UI, and different libraries
  • Dive into the W3C typical and convert your operating widget instance right into a totally functioning internet component
  • Learn how one can encapsulate, package deal, and install your net parts with Google’s Polymer framework

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Getting Started with Zurb Foundation 4

For modern day internet designers, fluidity and responsiveness is every thing. that is why this creation to Zurb origin is so precious. It teaches you to take advantage of the mobile-first framework to create remarkable web content, intuitively and expressively.


  • Get in control quick with Foundation's responsive grid process
  • Integrate easy-to-configure CSS elements into your site
  • Add strong JavaScript plugins on your websites

In Detail

each net clothier wishes a toolkit. From textual content editors to photos courses, from desk buildings to fluid kind sheets, the internet dressmaker has many instruments and methods to select from. Zurb's beginning framework is a wonderful package for modern internet fashion designer. it is fluid, it is easy to paintings with, it has lots of parts, and most significantly, you could practice your creativity to make your personal designs.

Zurb's starting place four is a realistic, easy-to-use toolkit for the format and development of websites. Getting all started with Zurb starting place four introduces Zurb Foundation’s robust website design and improvement toolkit. tips on how to create specialist layouts very easily, upload robust CSS and JavaScript elements in your pages, after which customise and configure the layout in your pride. know how to successfully deal with your CSS and format your pages with SASS, the fashion sheet language. This ebook might help you place origin four to give you the results you want today!

This booklet files Foundation's grid approach, all its elements and plugins, and its new release of customized type sheets. The booklet serves as an all-encompassing creation in addition to a destiny reference advisor. the root of beginning is its grid system...and there's a good deal extra .

as soon as you've got lined the fundamentals, you can be able to increase with SASS, the fashion sheet language, to customise your deploy and format your pages.

With this ebook, you will find all of the CSS parts and JavaScript plugins which are integrated in starting place today and the right way to combine each one of them into your internet pages.

What you'll research from this book

  • Understand the grid procedure and the way it applies to internet design
  • Tweak your structure to get the easiest view on cellular and computer monitors
  • Incorporate Foundation's CSS elements into your internet pages
  • Configure and customise your CSS elements
  • Place Foundation's JavaScript plugins the place you will want them
  • Organize your CSS utilizing SASS, the fashion sheet language
  • Create your personal customized set up of starting place with SASS


The ebook starts off with the fundamentals of beginning and is helping you construct your abilities as you strengthen from install to layout, configuration, and customization with examples at each step.

Who this ebook is written for

This ebook could be of significant gain to net architects, designers, and developers. whereas it is helping to be a programmer, it's not beneficial for this ebook. you need to be acquainted with the fundamental rules of responsive website design and feature a wish to create a certified web site that appears nice on either cellular units and usual monitors.

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Getting Started with p5.js: Making Interactive Graphics in JavaScript and Processing (Make)

By Lauren McCarthy, Casey Reas, Ben Fry

With p5.js, you could reflect on all your internet browser as your canvas for sketching with code!

Learn programming the thrill way--by sketching with interactive special effects! Getting began with p5.js includes thoughts that may be utilized to making video games, animations, and interfaces. p5.js is a brand new interpretation of Processing written in JavaScript that makes it effortless to have interaction with HTML5 items, together with textual content, enter, video, webcam, and sound. Like its older sibling Processing, p5.js makes coding available for artists, designers, educators, and beginners.

Written by means of the lead p5.js developer and the founders of Processing, this publication presents an advent to the artistic probabilities of trendy internet, utilizing JavaScript and HTML.

With Getting all started with p5.js, you'll:

  • Quickly examine programming fundamentals, from variables to objects
  • Understand the basics of machine graphics
  • Create interactive photographs with easy-to-follow projects
  • Learn to use info visualization techniques
  • Capture and manage webcam audio and video feeds within the browser

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