ASP.Net Ajax in Action by Alessandro Gallo

By Alessandro Gallo

Ajax has revolutionized the way in which clients engage with websites at the present time. long gone are troublesome web page refreshes, misplaced scroll positions and intermittent interplay with a website. as a substitute, now we have a brand new new release of quick, wealthy, and extra intuitive net functions. The ASP.NET AJAX framework places the facility of Ajax into the arms of internet builders. ASP.NET AJAX, previously referred to as Atlas, is a brand new unfastened framework from Microsoft designed to simply upload Ajax positive aspects to ASP.NET purposes. With this know-how, ASP.NET builders can simply construct extra interactive and highly-personalized internet purposes that paintings throughout all hottest browsers. ASP.NET AJAX in motion is a fast moving, example-rich instructional designed for ASP.NET internet builders and written by way of ASP.NET AJAX specialists Alessandro "Garbin" Gallo, David Barkol, and Rama Krishna Vavilala. This e-book introduces you to Ajax purposes and to the ASP.NET AJAX know-how. rookies will have fun with the transparent motives of key principles and terminology. Intermediate and complex ASP.NET builders will discover a no-nonsense studying resource and well-organized reference. ASP.NET AJAX in motion deals a wealthy set of examples and meticulous reasons. The huge code samples are followed by way of exact and rigorous causes of the ideas in the back of improvement with ASP.NET AJAX. during this ebook, you can find the right way to useMicrosoft Ajax Library Partial rendering with UpdatePanels complex buyer and server strategies Ajax keep an eye on Toolkit when you are an online developer seeking to convey your websites to existence and to augment the person adventure, this e-book is for you. ASP.NET AJAX in motion provides you with with the information and instruments you want to extra simply craft the following iteration of Ajax purposes. With assistance from the Microsoft ASP.NET AJAX framework, Ajax improvement hasn't ever been more straightforward and extra instinctive for either client-script builders and ASP.NET builders alike. buy of the print booklet comes with a suggestion of a loose PDF, ePub, and Kindle e-book from Manning. additionally to be had is all code from the publication.

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Extending and Embedding PHP by Sara Golemon

By Sara Golemon

In precisely many years personal home page has swiftly developed from a small area of interest language to a strong net improvement device. Now in use on over 14 million websites, Hypertext Preprocessor is extra good and extensible than ever. notwithstanding, there's no documentation on the way to expand Hypertext Preprocessor; builders looking to construct personal home page extensions and raise the functionality and performance in their personal home page functions are left to note of mouth and muddling via personal home page internals with out systematic, important counsel. even supposing the fundamentals of extension writing are really effortless to know, the extra complex beneficial properties have a more durable studying curve that may be very tough to beat. this is often universal at any average to high-traffic web site, forcing the corporate lease proficient, and luxurious, builders to extend functionality. With Extending and Embedding Hypertext Preprocessor, Sara Golemon makes writing extensions in the seize of each Hypertext Preprocessor developer, whereas guiding the reader throughout the tough internals of Hypertext Preprocessor.

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CSS Instant Results by Richard York

By Richard York

CSS quick effects is helping you speedy grasp and enforce the varied internet functions CSS permits for internet designers.The publication is based round ten ready-to-use tasks with all of the code for the entire tasks incorporated at the books CD-ROM - for you to use instantly. CSS speedy effects dives into operating code so that you can research it speedily. The e-book and code tasks are written for internet builders and architects who're seeking to the right way to use CSS for greater, swifter layout and markup. a few prior JavaScript use is helpful.

Each of the ten undertaking positive aspects step by step set-up directions with an outline of every venture that allows you to appreciate after which alter it so that you can reuse it in numerous situations.

The code has been established with numerous browsers together with Mozilla Firefox 1.0, Opera eight, Microsoft net Explorer 6 for home windows, and Safari 1.3 for Mac OS X. the ten tasks coated within the booklet with whole source-code at the CD are:

  • Tab-based navigation
  • Multi-column layouts
  • Dynamic dropdown menus
  • A assorted method of the dropdown menu
  • Web-based slideshow
  • Custom borders and rounded corners
  • Applying CSS to a webmail application
  • Styling enter forms
  • User interface for an online dossier viewer
  • Styling an online calendar

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CSS Floating: Floats and Float Shapes by Eric A. Meyer

By Eric A. Meyer

While flowing textual content round photographs is unquestionably not anything new, with CSS you could go with the flow any aspect, from photos to paragraphs to lists. during this sensible consultant, writer Eric Meyer unearths a few interesting—and surprising—ways to take advantage of CSS floats on your website design, together with the most recent strength to circulate content material previous non-rectangular flow shapes.

Short and candy, this publication is an excerpt from the impending fourth variation of CSS: The Definitive Guide. in case you buy both the print or the e-book variation of CSS Floating, you’ll obtain a coupon at the whole Definitive Guide as soon as it’s published. Why wait? how to deliver existence in your websites now.

  • Learn the features of floated parts, and CSS principles for utilizing them
  • Be conscious of sure rule exceptions whilst using floats for your layout, together with using damaging margins
  • Use the clear estate to avoid floats from affecting parts within the subsequent component of the document
  • Create floating containers in non-rectangular shapes, together with rounded corners, circles, ellipses, or even polygons
  • Define drift shapes with obvious or opaque images

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Data Push Apps with HTML5 SSE: Pragmatic Solutions for by Darren Cook

By Darren Cook

Be sure your site or internet program clients get content material updates right now with minimum latency. This concise consultant exhibits you ways to push new info from the server to consumers with HTML5 Server-Sent occasions (SSE), a very good know-how that doesn’t require consistent polling or person interplay. You’ll the way to construct a real-world SSE software from begin to end that solves a not easy area problem.

You’ll additionally notice how you can raise that application’s laptop and cellular browser aid from 60% to 99%, utilizing varied fallback suggestions. If you’re conversant in HTML, HTTP, and uncomplicated JavaScript, you’re able to get started.

• make certain even if SSE, WebSockets, or info pull is better to your organization
• strengthen a operating SSE program whole with backend and frontend solutions
• deal with blunders dealing with, approach restoration, and different concerns to make the applying production-quality
• discover fallback recommendations for browsers that don’t aid SSE
• take on safeguard concerns, together with authorization and "disallowed origin"
• strengthen reasonable, repeatable facts that’s valuable in test-driven SSE design
• research SSE protocol components now not coated within the instance software

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Getting Started with OpenShift: A Guide for Impatient by Steve Pousty

By Steve Pousty

Intrigued through the probabilities of constructing internet functions within the cloud? With this concise e-book, you get a brief hands-on creation to OpenShift, the open resource Platform as a carrier (PaaS) delivering from pink Hat. you are going to examine the stairs essential to construct, installation, and host an entire real-world software on OpenShift, with no need to learn lengthy, precise factors of the applied sciences concerned. notwithstanding the publication makes use of Python, software examples in different languages can be found on GitHub. in the event you can construct internet functions, use a command line, and software in Java, Python, Ruby, Node.js, personal home page, or Perl, you are ready to start.

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Opa: Up and Running: Rapid and Secure Web Development by Henri Binsztok

By Henri Binsztok

Are looking to simplify internet improvement? This hands-on booklet exhibits you the way to put in writing frontend and backend code at the same time, utilizing the Opa framework. Opa presents an entire stack for internet software improvement, together with an internet server, database engine, distribution libraries, and a programming language that compiles to JavaScript. you are going to study step by step how you can use Opa via development tasks in the course of the process the booklet: a wiki program just like Wikipedia, and a Twitter-like micro-blogging platform. detect how effortless it truly is to exploit Opa to enhance functions with real-time updates, database interactions, and internet carrier layout.

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