Join Joe Marini for an in-depth discussion in this video Taking XPath for a spin, part of XML Essential Training.
Okay, let's take what we've learned about xPaths so far and…take it out for a spin on some sample XML data.…Now, I'm going to be using Aptana Studio for…this and if you chose not to use Aptana Studio…and you're using your own text editor, that's okay,…you can either sit back and watch and follow along.…Or if you want to try out xpath for yourself, there are some pretty…good online xPath testers.…So go over to the browser and once you're…in the browser do a google search on xPath tester.…
You should get a couple of results that you can use,…and you can just choose the one that you want to use.…This one right here is a pretty good one.…All you need to do is paste in the XML code that you…want to use and then type in the xPath expression up here and…you should be able to follow along. Okay.…Let me go back to Aptana.…Okay, so assuming that you installed the Aptana developing tools that we talked…about earlier in the course, let's begin by opening up the businesscard.XML file.…And this is the business card that we've been using throughout the course.…
- What is XML?
- The advantages and drawbacks of XML
- Proper XML syntax
- Working with namespaces
- Styling XML tags with CSS
- Extracting and manipulating data
- Taking XPath and XSLT for a spin
- Creating document type definitions and schema definitions
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. How Developers Use XML
Real-world examples of XML6m 21s
3. Basic Rules of XML
4. Starting to Work with XML
5. Using the DOM to Manipulate XML
6. XML and XPath
7. XML and XSLT
8. XSLT Examples
9. Creating Document Type Definitions (DTDs)
10. Creating XML Schema Definitions
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