As the web evolves, new technologies are emerging and uniting in remarkable ways. The combination of Ajax and jQuery, in particular, is one of the most powerful unions to date. The purpose of this article is to give a brief and generalized overview of both Ajax and jQuery, and also discuss how jQuery has made Ajax development easier than ever before.
Lets be honest, forms can be a pain in the ass to fill in. And for developers? There an even bigger pain in the ass to build. No one really likes them, as such, the most difficult challenges that a developer has to take on, when it comes to forms, is not only how to build a form that is easy and quick for the user to use, but also make it as accessible and usable as possible.
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Learn how to earn $125 or more per hour as a freelancer - Click Here A few weeks ago we published a collection of jQuery plugins for working with forms . While those plugins can be very useful, there may be times where you would rather learn how to code the solution yourself rather than simply using a plugin.
Learn how to earn $125 or more per hour as a freelancer - Click Here Navigation is an important part of web design from a usability perspective. However, links and navigation menus also provide opportunities to improve the visual appearance of the site, or to add some interesting effects. If you’re looking to create a navigation menu that stands out from the crowd, jQuery provides plenty of options.
jMapping is jQuery plugin that allows you to implement Google Map by specifying list of the locations in your HTML. All you need to do is make sure your HTML has a div element for the Google map, and there is a container element with some locations and their data. It is a cross browser plugin that works in all major browsers including IE6. jMapping is easy to implement, feature rich plugin powered by jQuery Metadata , MarkerManager , and MapIconMaker plugins.