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Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started with JavaScript

    1. Chapter 1 Writing Your First JavaScript Program

      1. Introducing Programming
      2. How to Add JavaScript to a Page
      3. Your First JavaScript Program
      4. Writing Text on a Web Page
      5. Attaching an External JavaScript File
      6. Tracking Down Errors
    2. Chapter 2 The Grammar of JavaScript

      1. Statements
      2. Built-In Functions
      3. Types of Data
      4. Variables
      5. Working with Data Types and Variables
      6. Tutorial: Using Variables to Create Messages
      7. Tutorial: Asking for Information
      8. Arrays
      9. Tutorial: Writing to a Web Page Using Arrays
      10. A Quick Object Lesson
      11. Comments
    3. Chapter 3 Adding Logic and Control to Your Programs

      1. Making Programs React Intelligently
      2. Tutorial: Using Conditional Statements
      3. Handling Repetitive Tasks with Loops
      4. Functions: Turn Useful Code Into Reusable Commands
      5. Tutorial: A Simple Quiz
  2. Getting Started with jQuery

    1. Chapter 4 Introducing jQuery

      1. About JavaScript Libraries
      2. Getting jQuery
      3. Adding jQuery to a Page
      4. Modifying Web Pages: An Overview
      5. Understanding the Document Object Model
      6. Selecting Page Elements: The jQuery Way
      7. Adding Content to a Page
      8. Setting and Reading Tag Attributes
      9. Reading, Setting, and Removing HTML Attributes
      10. Acting on Each Element in a Selection
      11. Automatic Pull Quotes
    2. Chapter 5 Action/Reaction: Making Pages Come Alive with Events

      1. What Are Events?
      2. Using Events the jQuery Way
      3. Tutorial: Introducing Events
      4. More jQuery Event Concepts
      5. Advanced Event Management
      6. Tutorial: A One-Page FAQ
    3. Chapter 6 Animations and Effects

      1. jQuery Effects
      2. Tutorial: Login Slider
      3. Animations
      4. Performing an Action After an Effect Is Completed
      5. Tutorial: Animated Dashboard
      6. jQuery and CSS3 Transitions and Animations
    4. Chapter 7 Common jQuery Tasks

      1. Swapping Images
      2. Tutorial: Adding Rollover Images
      3. Tutorial: Photo Gallery with Effects
      4. Controlling How Links Behave
      5. Opening External Links in a New Window
      6. Creating New Windows
      7. Introducing jQuery Plug-ins
      8. Build a Responsive Navigation Bar
    5. Chapter 8 Enhancing Web Forms

      1. Understanding Forms
      2. Adding Smarts to Your Forms
      3. Tutorial: Basic Form Enhancements
      4. Form Validation
      5. Validation Tutorial
  3. Getting Started with jQuery UI

    1. Chapter 9 Expanding Your Interface

      1. What Is jQuery UI?
      2. Why Use jQuery UI?
      3. Using jQuery UI
      4. Adding Messages with Dialog Boxes
      5. Providing Information with Tooltips
      6. Adding Tabbed Panels
      7. Saving Space with Accordions
      8. Adding Menus to a Page
    2. Chapter 10 Forms Revisited

      1. Picking Dates with Style
      2. Stylish Select Menus
      3. Styling Buttons
      4. Improve Radio Buttons and Checkboxes
      5. Providing Hints with Autocomplete
      6. jQuery UI Form Widget Tutorial
    3. Chapter 11 Customizing the Look of jQuery UI

      1. Introducing ThemeRoller
      2. Downloading and Using Your New Theme
      3. Overriding jQuery UI Styles
    4. Chapter 12 jQuery UI Interactions and Effects

      1. The Draggable Widget
      2. The Droppable Widget
      3. Drag-and-Drop Tutorial
      4. Sorting Page Items
      5. jQuery UI Effects
  4. Advanced jQuery and JavaScript

    1. Chapter 13 Introducing Ajax

      1. What Is Ajax?
      2. Ajax: The Basics
      3. Ajax the jQuery Way
      4. JSON
      5. Introducing JSONP
      6. Adding a Flickr Feed to Your Site
      7. Tutorial: Adding Flickr Images to Your Site
    2. Chapter 14 Building a To-Do List Application

      1. An Overview of the Application
      2. Add a Button
      3. Add a Dialog Box
      4. Adding Tasks
      5. Marking Tasks as Complete
      6. Deleting Tasks
      7. Going Further
  5. Tips, Tricks, and Troubleshooting

    1. Chapter 15 Getting the Most from jQuery

      1. Useful jQuery Tips and Information
      2. Using the jQuery Docs
      3. Traversing the DOM
      4. More Functions for Manipulating HTML
    2. Chapter 16 Going Further with JavaScript

      1. Working with Strings
      2. Finding Patterns in Strings
      3. Working with Numbers
      4. Dates and Times
      5. Writing More Efficient JavaScript
      6. Putting It All Together
    3. Chapter 17 Troubleshooting and Debugging

      1. Top JavaScript Programming Mistakes
      2. Debugging with the Console
      3. Debugging Tutorial
  6. Appendix

    1. Appendix JavaScript Resources

      1. References
      2. Basic JavaScript
      3. jQuery
      4. Advanced JavaScript
      5. CSS