You Don't Know JS: Up & Going

By Kyle Simpson

It’s effortless to profit elements of JavaScript, yet a lot tougher to benefit it completely—or even sufficiently—whether you’re new to the language or have used it for years. With the "You Don’t recognize JS" booklet sequence, you’ll get a extra whole realizing of JavaScript, together with trickier components of the language that many skilled JavaScript programmers easily avoid.

The sequence’ first ebook, Up & Going, offers the required heritage for these of you with restricted programming adventure. through studying the fundamental development blocks of programming, in addition to JavaScript’s middle mechanisms, you’ll be ready to dive into the opposite, extra in-depth books within the series—and be good in your method towards real JavaScript.

With this publication you will:

  • Learn the fundamental programming development blocks, together with operators, kinds, variables, conditionals, loops, and functions
  • Become acquainted with JavaScript's middle mechanisms resembling values, functionality closures, this, and prototypes
  • Get an outline of alternative books within the series—and study why it’s very important to appreciate all elements of JavaScript

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Head First HTML5 Programming: Building Web Apps with JavaScript

By Eric Freeman, Elisabeth Robson

HTML has been on a wild journey. yes, HTML all started as a trifling markup language, yet extra lately HTML's wear a few significant muscle. Now we've a language tuned for construction net functions with net garage, 2nd drawing, offline aid, sockets and threads, and extra. And to talk this language you have to transcend HTML5 markup and into the area of the DOM, occasions, and JavaScript APIs.

Now you most likely already be aware of all approximately HTML markup (otherwise often called constitution) and also you recognize all approximately CSS kind (presentation), yet what you have been lacking is JavaScript (behavior). If all you recognize approximately are constitution and presentation, you could create a few nice having a look pages, yet they're nonetheless simply pages. in the event you upload habit with JavaScript, you could create an interactive adventure; even higher, you could create complete blown internet applications.

Head First HTML5 Programming is your final travel consultant to making net purposes with HTML5 and JavaScript, and we provide you with every little thing you want to understand to construct them, together with: tips on how to upload interactivity in your pages, easy methods to converse with the realm of net prone, and the way to exploit the good new APIs being built for HTML5.

Here are only the various issues you are going to study in Head First HTML5 Programing:

  • Learn the way to make your pages really interactive by utilizing the ability of the DOM.
  • Learn how JavaScript APIs healthy into the HTML5 surroundings, and the way to take advantage of any API on your internet pages.
  • Use the Geolocation API to understand the place your clients are.
  • Bring out your internal artist with Canvas, HTML5's new second drawing surface.
  • Go past simply plugging a video into your pages, and create customized video experiences.
  • Learn the key to grabbing 5 megabytes of garage in each user's browser.
  • Improve your page's responsiveness and function with net workers.
  • And a lot more.

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A Software Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery: A guide to standards-based web applications

By Dane Cameron

New revision is now available. Fully revised and re-edited.
HTML5 internet purposes at the moment are able to matching or exceeding the size and class of laptop purposes, yet with the original benefit of working natively contained in the internet browsers on billions of machine pcs, telephones, TVs and tablets.
This revolution (or extra safely - evolution) has occurred for a couple of reasons:
  • Browsers have brought new standards-based APIs permitting net functions to (amongst different issues) shop information offline, retrieve information from the server dynamically, spawn history procedures and have interaction with the filesystem.
  • Software engineers and programmers have started to consider the a lot maligned JavaScript language in a brand new gentle, and release its capability as a wealthy and expressive language able to generating huge scale, well-structured applications.
  • The jQuery library has eased the ache of interacting with rfile item version, and as a result writing purposes that dynamically reply to person interaction.
  • The HTML markup language has been overhauled and prolonged to supply extra semantic which means, and lots of extra parts and attributes.
A software program Engineer Learns HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery guides you thru the method I went via as an skilled software program engineer, writing a large-scale, criteria established web-application for the 1st time. it's meant to coach you the basics of HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery - with no providing you with lengthy lists of APIs, or tricky info of each function (these are available in reference manuals). 
This booklet isn't an easy advent to the subject material: it publications you thru the method of establishing a feature-rich internet program. the applying starts off easy, and turns into progressively extra advanced as extra APIs and contours are brought. This e-book contains the subsequent content: 
  1. An creation to the HTML5 markup language, and the way it differs from HTML4 and XHTML. 
  2. An advent to JavaScript, together with an in-depth examine its use of items and features, besides the layout styles that aid the advance of sturdy internet applications. 
  3. An advent to jQuery choice, traversal, manipulation and events. 
  4. An in-depth examine the internet garage and IndexedDB APIs for purchaser part information storage. 
  5. A consultant to imposing offline net purposes with the appliance Cache API. 
  6. An advent to the methods JavaScript can have interaction with the clients file-system utilizing the FileReader API. 
  7. A consultant to using net employees in net applications. 
  8. An advent to AJAX, and the jQuery API helping AJAX. 
  9. An creation to Server despatched occasions and internet Sockets.  
This booklet is meant for somebody with a minimum of a superficial wisdom of HTML and programming (in any language).

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PhoneGap Beginner's Guide

This can be a step by step consultant written in an off-the-cuff, pleasant sort, for newcomers to profit development cross-platform cellular purposes with PhoneGap. you can find lots of totally defined code and considerable screenshots within the ebook to ease and accelerate your figuring out. This booklet is for builders, preferably with net improvement adventure, who're drawn to constructing for the rising cellular industry, yet don't want to profit a brand new SDK for each mobilephone at the shelf. Readers can be ok with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, and attracted to studying the recent advances in these applied sciences that permit for wealthy, native-style studies.

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Using the HTML5 Filesystem API

By Eric Bidelman

Several client-side garage techniques can be found to internet functions, yet one quarter that is been missing formerly is dossier I/O—the skill to arrange binary information right into a actual hierarchy of folders. That has replaced with the appearance of HTML5. With this booklet, you will the way to supply your functions with a dossier approach that allows them to create, learn, and write documents and folders in a sandboxed portion of the user's neighborhood filesystem.

Author Eric Bidelman, a Senior Developer courses Engineer at the Google Chrome staff, offers a number of suggestions and entire code examples for operating with the HTML5 Filesystem API.

  • Learn universal operations for operating with records and directories
  • Become acquainted with HTML5's garage use instances and defense considerations
  • Understand the garage innovations on hand, together with transitority, chronic, and unlimited
  • Write textual content or append info to an present consumer file
  • Import documents into your program by way of having access to a user's difficult drive
  • Get recommendations for utilizing a dossier with filesystem, blob, or facts URLs
  • Use the synchronous model of the HTML5 Filesystem API inside of an internet employee context

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Mastering Sublime Text

By Dan Peleg

When it involves cross-platform textual content and resource code enhancing, chic textual content has few competitors. This booklet will educate you all its nice beneficial properties and assist you enhance and post plugins. A brilliantly inclusive guide.


  • Discover effective, keyboard-driven textual content editing
  • Recognize the newest construct of chic textual content 3
  • Full of illustrations and diagrams, with transparent, step by step directions and useful examples that can assist you in construction cross-platform purposes utilizing elegant Text

In Detail

Sublime is the top platform for constructing web content, purposes, and software program. elegant textual content is a worldly, cross-platform textual content and resource code editor. It helps a few diverse programming languages and is very effective and have wealthy. With elegant textual content, programmers can strengthen their internet functions speedier and with extra efficiency.

This publication will placed you on the frontier of contemporary software program improvement. it is going to educate you the way to leverage elegant for whatever from cellular video games to missile safety. in particular, this booklet may help you harness the facility of different chic clients and consistently remain on top.

This publication will allow you to start, from uncomplicated set up via lightning speedy code navigation and as much as the improvement of your personal plugins. It takes you from the early levels of navigating in the course of the platform and strikes on by way of educating you ways to completely customise your platform, try, debug, and finally create and percentage your personal plugins to aid and lead this group forward.

The e-book will then train you the way to successfully edit textual content, basically by utilizing the keyboard. you are going to the right way to engage with the elegant textual content neighborhood utilizing the mailing lists and IRC.

What you are going to examine from this book

  • Understand the innovations of complicated seek and exchange techniques
  • Exercise using Code Intelligence in Sublime
  • Apply and regulate stay Linting in Sublime
  • Discover overriding and keeping key shortcuts
  • Learn to check and debug personal home page, JavaScript, Python, and Ruby code utilizing Sublime
  • Develop plugins and post them


Mastering chic textual content is an easy-to-understand, step by step advisor for studying the entire beneficial properties of chic textual content, together with writer assistance and methods. each subject contains code examples and highlighted screenshots to aid you understand.

Who this publication is written for

This booklet is for builders with event in any form of programming language, and in case you are looking to commence utilizing elegant textual content or excellent their present talents. No wisdom of elegant textual content or the other code editor or IDE is expected.

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Pro jQuery 2.0 (Expert's Voice in Web Development)

By Adam Freeman

JQuery 2.0 is the most recent model of the jQuery framework. appropriate for contemporary net browsers it offers a strong API for net program improvement. it truly is speedy changing into the software of selection for net builders internationally and units the normal for simplicity,flexibility and extensibility in site design.

In Pro jQuery 2.0 pro writer, Adam Freeman, demonstrates the right way to get the main from jQuery 2.0 by means of focussing at the useful beneficial properties of the know-how and the way they are often utilized to fixing real-world difficulties. during this accomplished reference he is going extensive to provide you the sensible wisdom that you simply want.

every one subject is roofed essentially and concisely, and is choked with the main points you will have to profit to be actually powerful. an important positive aspects are given a no-nonsense, in-depth remedy, and chapters include examples that show either the facility and the subtlety of jQuery.

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HTML5 and JavaScript Web Apps

By Wesley Hales

This hands-on booklet seems earlier the hype and buzzwords surrounding HTML5 and offers you a conservative and sensible method of utilizing HTML5, JavaScript MVC frameworks, and the most recent W3C requisites. You’ll speedy grasp how you can construct cellular and computer net apps which are broadly supported throughout all significant internet browsers and devices.

Even notwithstanding net garage, internet staff, Geolocation, machine Orientation, and WebSockets were lined again and again some time past, it's always from a truly excessive or simple point. This booklet is going into the trenches to check real use situations for every of those APIs and offers real-world examples on tips to use every one. in case you are acquainted with JavaScript, CSS and HTML fundamentals and are able to commence piecing jointly the structure of HTML5, then this e-book is for you.

  • Assemble a coherent architectural entire from HTML5’s advanced choice of parts
  • Gain a transparent figuring out of client-side structure and the "mobile first" approach
  • Design, create, and song crowd pleasing and strong cellular net apps
  • Explore how the head 5 JavaScript MVC frameworks engage with the server
  • Learn most sensible practices for establishing a uncooked WebSocket server
  • Examine how websites resembling Google, Twitter, and Amazon shop information at the client
  • Use real-world equipment for utilising geolocation, and research the pitfalls of assorted implementations
  • Process photographs and different facts within the history with net Workers

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Creating Mobile Apps with jQuery Mobile - Second Edition

By Andy Matthews

Create absolutely responsive and flexible real-world apps for smartphones with jQuery cellular 1.4.5

About This Book

  • Learn find out how to combine complicated gains corresponding to Geolocation, HTML five Video, and the internet Audio API into your net application
  • Enhance your potency by way of automating repetitive projects with the Grunt activity runner
  • Effortlessly combination and combine jQuery cellular with current WordPress, Drupal, and HarpJS projects

Who This ebook Is For

This ebook assumes a easy point of expertise with general net improvement. If you might have used jQuery cellular sooner than, you are sturdy to head. another way, you could decide it up alongside the way.

What you are going to Learn

  • Check and video display the user's place with the Geolocation API
  • Automate repetitive projects with Grunt
  • Integrate your jQuery cellular app into well known content material administration structures akin to WordPress, Drupal, and HarpJS
  • Incorporate third-party APIs equivalent to Google's Analytics, Maps, and Feeds
  • Leverage HTML5 video and audio, together with a jQuery cellular participant interface
  • Auto validate your cellular varieties with jQuery Validate on either page-by-page and multi-page views
  • Use jQuery cellular to create an absolutely responsive website design for photographers utilizing the lightGallery plugin

In Detail

jQuery cellular is a mobile-centric net framework built by way of the jQuery crew. The undertaking makes a speciality of construction a framework appropriate with the ever-increasing number of smartphones and pill pcs out there. The jQuery cellular framework performs good with different frameworks and structures, corresponding to PhoneGap and Backbone.

Automate repetitive projects simply and painlessly with the Grunt job runner, construct a completely responsive, lovely images site, and methods to mix'n'match jQuery cellular 1.4.5 into current web pages and the way to install these alterations to content material administration structures corresponding to WordPress, Drupal, and HarpJS. jQuery cellular goals to arrive all people, and so does this e-book. it is going to improve your cellular wisdom and assist you to create flexible, detailed websites fast and easily.

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Node.js in Action

By Mike Cantelon, Marc Harter, TJ Holowaychuk, Nathan Rajlich


Node.js in Action is an example-driven instructional that starts off at sq. one and publications you thru the entire good points, concepts, and ideas you will need to construct production-quality Node functions. you will begin via studying how one can manage your Node improvement atmosphere, together with loading the community-created extensions. subsequent, you will run a number of easy demonstration courses the place you are going to research the fundamentals of some universal varieties of Node functions. Then you will dive into asynchronous programming, a version Node leverages to minimize program bottlenecks.

About this Book

JavaScript at the server? You wager. Node.js is a JavaScript server able to helping scalable, high-performance internet functions. utilizing asynchronous I/O, the server can do multiple factor at a time, a key requirement for real-time apps like chat, video games, and stay records. and because it really is JavaScript, you employ a similar language finish to finish.

Node.js in Action exhibits you the way to construct production-quality functions. transparent introductions of key ideas and example-by-example insurance take you from setup to deployment. you are going to dive into asynchronous programming, facts garage, and output templating, and engage with the filesystem to create non-HTTP functions like TCP/IP servers and command-line instruments. excellent for an internet developer transitioning from Rails, Django, or personal home page. calls for uncomplicated wisdom of JavaScript. No past adventure with Node.js wanted.

Purchase of the print e-book contains a loose e-book in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning guides.

What's Inside

  • Set up Node and extensions
  • Grok asynchronous programming and the development loop
  • Examples together with microblogging, IM, video games, and more

About the Authors

As expert practitioners, professional academics and running shoes, and individuals to the center framework, authors Mike Cantelon, Marc Harter, T.J. Holowaychuk, and Nathan Rajlich signify the easiest of the Node.js improvement group.

Table of Contents

  1. Welcome to Node.js
  2. Building a multiroom chat application
  3. Node programming fundamentals
  4. PART 2 net program improvement WITH NODE
  5. Building Node net applications
  6. Storing Node software data
  7. Connect
  8. Connect's integrated middleware
  9. Express
  10. Advanced Express
  11. Testing Node applications
  12. Web program templating
  13. PART three GOING additional WITH NODE
  14. Deploying Node functions and holding uptime
  15. Beyond net servers
  16. The Node ecosystem

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