Introducing Adam Freeman’s, “Pro jQuery,” – One of the First Books to Cover the Fundamentals of the Popular JavaScript Library and its Capability with Mobile – Released by Apress Media

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Master web development by learning how to utilize jQuery features.

Pro jQuery

“Pro J Query”--one of the first books on the market to explore jQuery and jQuery mobile’s features for creating amazing websites.

jQuery makes web development a pleasure, providing an elegant and graceful foundation for building complex web apps. This is especially true with jQuery Mobile, which makes easy work of creating touch-enabled web apps for smart phones and tablets.

jQuery, a free open source software, is one of the most widespread JavaScript libraries. According to jQuery Usage Statistics, it is currently utilized by over 52% of the 10,000 most-visited websites today, including Amazon and Twitter. “Pro jQuery,” the forthcoming Apress title by Adam Freeman, explores the advanced features of jQuery to help users truly master web development. The book is also one of the first guides to cover jQuery mobile, which advises on touch-enabled interfaces.

Freeman walks users through the guide with hands-on code examples and a top to bottom view of jQuery, from fundamentals to the most advanced techniques. Developers will learn the capabilities of jQuery and learn how to extend the usage by adding custom plug-ins and widgets. This comprehensive resource gives tutorials on how to enrich HTML, use rich interactions such as drag and drop, and how to create fluid user experiences that have day-to-day functionality. Freeman notes, “jQuery makes web development a pleasure, providing an elegant and graceful foundation for building complex web apps. This is especially true with jQuery Mobile, which makes easy work of creating touch-enabled web apps for smart phones and tablets.”

“Pro jQuery” is meant for developers who want to learn about jQuery in detail and take their projects to the next level. Readers are expected to have a working knowledge of the basics, although a quick refresher of HTML and CSS are included.

To learn more about “Pro J Query,” visit http://www.apress.com/9781430240952.

  • ISBN: 978-1-4302-4095-2
  • 550 pages
  • User Level: Intermediate to Advanced
  • Publication Date: February 27, 2012
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF
  • Print Book Price: $39.99
  • eBook Price: $27.99

About the Author
Adam Freeman is an experienced IT professional who has held senior positions in a range of companies, most recently serving as chief technology officer and chief operating officer of a global bank. Now retired, he spends his time writing and training for his first competitive triathlon. Applied ASP.NET 4 in Context is his 11th book on programming and his ninth on .NET.

About Apress Media
Apress Media is a technical and business publisher devoted to meeting the needs of IT professionals, software developers, programmers, and business leaders with more than 1,000 books in print and electronic formats. Apress provides high-quality, no-fluff content that helps serious technology professionals build a comprehensive pathway to career success. For more information about the innovative approach Apress takes to publishing, please visit http://www.apress.com.

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