HTML5 Programming with JavaScript For Dummies

HTML5 Programming with JavaScript For Dummies

By: Aaron Saray (author), John Paul Mueller (author)Paperback

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Description

Web designers and programmers, add JavaScript to your HTML5 development toolkit without fear Modern websites are complex, and some of the most exciting features - things like geolocation, canvas, portability to mobile and more - require JavaScript to leverage what HTML5 can create. Don't know JavaScript? That's where HTML5 Programming with JavaScript For Dummies comes in. Rather than walking you through JavaScript as a programming language, it approaches JavaScript as a tool to help you enhance web pages. * Helps web designers and programmers tap the full power of HTML5 by leveraging JavaScript, even if they have no prior knowledge of JavaScript * Enables readers to produce modern websites with today's technology essentials: portability to mobile devices, animation, the use of Libraries, the Canvas component, and more * Emphasizes practical uses and offers many short examples for illustration Discover basic to complex ways to use JavaScript programming syntax to harness the full power of HTML5 and CSS3.

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About Author

John Paul Mueller has written both certification and programming books covering C#, Java, Windows programming, and VBA. He is also a skilled technical editor and has contributed articles to periodicals including Visual Basic Developer and SQL Server Professional. You can reach him at John@JohnMuellerBooks.com.

Contents

Introduction 1 About This Book 1 What You Don t Have to Read 2 Foolish Assumptions 2 Conventions Used in This Book 3 How This Book Is Organized 3 Part I: Understanding the Basics of JavaScript 3 Part II: Speaking the JavaScript Language 4 Part III: Meeting JavaScript s Control Structures 4 Part IV: Interacting with Users and HTML 4 Part V: Extending JavaScript Further 5 Part VI: The Part of Tens 5 The companion Website 5 Icons Used in This Book 6 Where to Go from Here 6 Part I: Understanding the Basics of JavaScript 9 Chapter 1: HTML, Say Hello to JavaScript 11 Chapter 2: Assessing Tools of the Trade 23 Chapter 3: Integrating HTML5 and JavaScript 47 Part II: Speaking the JavaScript Language 63 Chapter 4: Embracing JavaScript Variables 65 Chapter 5: Working with Objects 89 Chapter 6: Getting to Know the Standard JavaScript Objects 103 Part III: Meeting JavaScript s Control Structures 125 Chapter 7: Using Functions 127 Chapter 8: Making Choices in JavaScript 141 Chapter 9: Making the Rounds with Loops 151 Chapter 10: Performing Error Handling 167 Part IV: Interacting with Users and HTML 177 Chapter 11: Understanding the Document Object Model 179 Chapter 12: Handling Events 195 Chapter 13: Connecting with Style: JavaScript and CSS 215 Chapter 14: Enhancing HTML5 Forms with JavaScript 227 Chapter 15: Interacting with Windows 241 Part V: Extending JavaScript Further 257 Chapter 16: Working with XML in JavaScript 259 Chapter 17: Cleaning Up the Web with AJAX 271 Chapter 18: Making JavaScript Easier with jQuery 279 Chapter 19: Using jQuery to Handle AJAX 299 Chapter 20: Animating the Web 313 Part VI: The Part of Tens 345 Chapter 21: Ten Incredible HTML5 and JavaScript Examples 347 Chapter 22: Ten Thoughts About the Future of Web Development 375 Index 381

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/04/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781118431665
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9781118431665
  • weight: 606
  • ISBN10: 1118431669

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