Create Web applications that act like desktop ones
What if shoppers at your online store could fill their carts without waiting for multiple page refreshes? What if searches produced instant results on the same page? With this book you won't have to wonder "what if" — you can use Ajax to make it happen! Get the scoop on all the technologies and start cranking out great applications.
Discover how to
Use CSS with Ajax
Connect to Ajax communities
Tie Ajax into Google
Work with XML DOM
Connect Ajax to PHP and JSP
"...done a great job of explaining the various technologies behind Ajax...." (Practical Web Design, June 2006)
"...surprisingly good book..." (Computer Shoppers, June 2006)
Ajax For Dummies
Wiley / For Dummies
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Steve Holzner is an award-winning author who has been writing about Java topics since Java first appeared. He's a former PC Magazine contributing editor, and his many books have been translated into 18 languages around the world. His books sold more than 1.5 million copies, and many of his bestsellers have been on Java.
Steve graduated from MIT and got his PhD at Cornell; he's been a very popular member of the faculty at both MIT and Cornell, teaching thousands of students over the years and earning an average student evaluation over 4.9 out of 5.0. He also runs his own software company and teaches week-long classes to corporate programmers on Java around the country.