jQuery is a library that fixes a lot of problems in older browsers.…It also gives you a language for selecting elements in your document object model.…It comes with a few functions for making AJAX calls, including one that is perfect for working with JSON data.…We're starting off with the code from the movie on parsing JSON data with AJAX.…Now, I'm running these files off the server, not a local hard drive.…Whenever you're dealing with AJAX, you have to have some servers that are going to process the calls.…
These files aren't on my machine; they're on an FTP server.…We're going to need to add jQuery into our HTML file.…We're going to go to the jQuery website, and I'm going to click on this Download jQuery link.…I'll scroll down right here, and I'll copy this code to use the jQuery CDN.…That's a content delivery network that hosts a lot of common scripts.…I'm going to copy this one. I don't need this other one.…That's just for compatibility with older versions of jQuery.…I'll switch back to my code.…
- What is JSON?
- Creating simple data
- Communicating across sites with JSONP
- Rotating with jQuery Cycle