In this part, we're going to look at editing existing model data. Getting Started We'll start out by adding another simple button to the template, which will enable editing of its data: As we are adding this button to our existing template, we can also add an entirely new template that can be used to render an editable form in which the model data can be changed. It's very similar to the exiting template, and can be added to the page after the existing template: The new template consists mostly of <input> elements that expose the editable data.
This is going to be a detailed example. If you want to dive directly into the code, you can check out the Before we dive into the code, check out the working example of the code: Each of the files is heavily commented and should provide insight into what each major section of code is doing. Organizing Your Backbonejs Application With Modules. If you have spent any time looking at Backbone.js, like many others, you are probably amazed by how lightweight, flexible and elegant it is.
We want a great experience for our users. Like the topics we’ve addressed before, these issues aren’t specific to Backbone. Examples This concept is most easily taught by example so let’s assume we’re building an app that sells shirts. Zombies! RUN! (Managing Page Transitions In Backbone Apps) One of the common issues or questions I see for Backbone.js goes something like this: “Whenever I hit the same route more than once, I end up getting seeing this call being made multiple times.
It seems to accumulate another call every time I hit the route. What’s going on?” Nailing the Interactions on Pageless Apps (with Backbone.js) Addyosmani/backbone-fundamentals. Backbone Fundamentals – A Free Work-In-Progress Book For Developers Of All Levels. About a week ago, I began working on a new article about Backbone.js.
It was due to cover some concepts and insights intermediate or advanced users might appreciate, but I found myself wanting to reference topics beginners might need to know if they wanted to get the most out it. Quite a few of them. In the end, I decided it might make more sense to just write a book on Backbone instead. Something free, targeted at developers of all levels, that I could reguarly update easily and perhaps get some input on from the community (if they were up for it). I called it Backbone Fundamentals.