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AJAX Crash Course by SitePoint

AJAX Crash Course by SitePoint

with Kevin Yank

Video: An Introduction to AJAX

In The AJAX Crash Course, published by SitePoint, instructor Kevin Yank explores the many technologies that come together in AJAX applications. These technologies include the Document Object Model (DOM), Extensible Markup Language (XML), JavaScript, and XMLHttpRequest (XHR). Along with providing an application tour, Kevin explains how to make intelligent decisions about which of these tools to use, and gives hands-on examples of how to apply them.

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AJAX Crash Course by SitePoint
1h 19m Intermediate Mar 23, 2007

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In The AJAX Crash Course, published by SitePoint, instructor Kevin Yank explores the many technologies that come together in AJAX applications. These technologies include the Document Object Model (DOM), Extensible Markup Language (XML), JavaScript, and XMLHttpRequest (XHR). Along with providing an application tour, Kevin explains how to make intelligent decisions about which of these tools to use, and gives hands-on examples of how to apply them.

Topics include:
  • Using AJAX to improve the usability of existing applications
  • Issuing AJAX requests silently using XMLHttpRequest
  • Generating XML responses
  • Providing instant feedback to prevent confusion
  • Choosing between innerHTML and DOM techniques for updating page content
  • Processing XML data received from the server in JavaScript
Subjects:
Developer Web Programming Languages
Software:
Ajax
Author:
Kevin Yank

An Introduction to AJAX

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