Xml. Prototype. Deep Linking for AJAX. I have just made a independent study on “deep linking for AJAX” for the course Web 2.0 technology.
Seems that most of the info on the web about deep linking implementation are for Flash web site but not AJAX’s, so I release my report and presentation slide here hoping can help somebody. What is Deep Linking Deep Linking is a URL that point to a specific resource like a web page or a file. User can access the resource directly through the URL without further navigation (ie. bypassing “home” or “portal” page). Spry framework for AJAX.
When Adobe first introduced Spry, our goal was to bring Ajax capabilities to the web design community, allowing designers to create web pages that provided a richer experience for the end user.
As we know, however, the web evolves at a blistering pace. Over the last couple of years, frameworks such as JQuery have evolved to encompass many of the capabilities originally envisaged for Spry, making Spry as a standalone offering less relevant. As we can continue to focus our efforts in furthering the web, we have decided to no longer invest in the development of Spry. We do however recognize that for some designers it continues to provide value. In-place editing system - by Siddharth for NetTuts. By Siddharth for the lovely folks at Nettuts+ Elements with a class of editable are, well, editable.