jQuery Crash Course: Learn the Essentials of jQuery Fast

Learn the essentials you'll need to get started with jQuery.
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  • Lectures 18
  • Contents Video: 2 hours
    Other: 1 min
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Learn the essentials you'll need to get started with jQuery, the most popular JavaScript library in use today.

During this two-hour crash course, your instructor will introduce you to the basics of the jQuery syntax.

Learn about jQuery selectors, one of the most important parts of the jQuery library, and how to manipulate the Document Object Model (DOM). Discover how jQuery events can be used to register behaviors that take effect when the user interacts with the web browser.

You will also learn how to use jQuery to traverse and filter the DOM, which is used to help find HTML elements.

Learn advanced topics, including how to capture mouse events using the jQuery UI framework and some of the popular jQuery plugins used to extend the power of jQuery.

By the end of this course, you will be confident in your knowledge of the fundamentals needed to effectively use jQuery.

This course includes:

  • Demo files
  • An optional quiz to test what you've learned
  • Certificate of completion

All of our videos are high-definition videos, therefore, they are best viewed with the HD setting on, and the videos enlarged.

What are the requirements?

  • Prerequisites include a foundation of creating basic websites, an understanding of HTML/CSS familiarity, and basic web concepts.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the basics of the jQuery syntax.
  • Know how to set and retrieve values.
  • Use jQuery effects to apply special effects to web pages
  • Work with jQuery to traverse and filter the DOM.
  • Understand how to use jQuery selectors.
  • How to use Google Chrome as a browse-based development tool.
  • How to combine jQuery events with jQuery selectors.
  • Know how to capture a mouse event.
  • Discover how to record user events that occur on the user’s browser window, a great way to discover usability issues.
  • Using jQuery UI, another framework built on JavaScript and jQuery, allowing you to develop rich interface features. This allows you to build a lot of functionality with a small amount of code.
  • Understand jQuery UI elements, dialog features, a date picker, and special effects.
  • Learn some of the more popular jQuery plugins you can use to expand the functionality of jQuery and reduce the code needed to create.

What is the target audience?

  • Web masters or web designers who need to improve their development skills.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to jQuery
Hello World Example
Preview
10:13
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Course demo files
Article
Setting Values with Text HTML
Preview
08:00
Getting Values with Text HTML
04:20
Selectors
07:55
Events
06:03
Showing and Hiding Effects
07:00
Combining Events with Selectors
09:54
Traversing and Filtering
10:04
Section 2: Advanced Concepts
Introduction to Advanced Features of jQuery
Preview
02:51
Drawing and Mouse Position
11:50
Recording Events
11:55
jQuery UI - Using Elements
08:45
jQuery UI - Using the Dialog Feature
11:50
jQuery UI - Using the Datepicker
07:46
jQuery UI - Using Special Effects
04:21
jQuery Plugins
03:09
Section 3: Course Quiz
Learn jQuery Quiz
20 questions

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Instructor Biography

Simon Sez IT, Software training to help you succeed

Since 2008, individuals, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies with thousands of employees have benefited from the easy and hands-on software training offered by Simon Sez IT. With 80+ courses and 4,000+ video tutorials on a range of software programs, Simon Sez IT ensures stress-free eLearning and enhanced employee productivity - no matter whether you are implementing new software or a technological upgrade for your workplace. With over 250,000 Udemy students in over 180 countries, Simon Sez IT is the preferred eLearning choice for individuals and businesses everywhere.

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