jQuery Introduction

jQuery Introduction

jQuery is a JavaScript library which came in the year 2006. It was created by John Resig to ease JavaScript Programming. After learning the concepts of jQuery, it will be easier for a developer to work with JavaScript. It is a “write less, do more” JavaScript library.

jQuery eases JavaScript code. The same code you run in JavaScript with many lines can be easily worked with jQuery and lessen to single line of code.

Features of jQuery

The following are the features of jQuery,

Use the jQuery selectors to select an HTML element and manipulate it.

Animate a div or any other element with jQuery.

CSS Manipulation
Manipulate an element and apply CSS style to it with jQuery.

jQuery Ajax
JQuery has a rich set of AJAX methods for developing modern web application.

Event Methods
Call event methods event objects with jQuery.

Event Helper Methods
Trigger an event in jQuery.

jQuery Traversing
jQuery provides DOM traversal methods to locate descendent elements, find sibling elements, etc.

jQuery has many plugins such as for creating split pages, create slideshow, progressbar, etc With that, you can also create your own custom plugin.

In the next lesson, we will learn how to install and run jQuery on Windows.

jQuery Tutorial
How to run jQuery on local machine
Studyopedia Editorial Staff
Studyopedia Editorial Staff

We work to create free tutorials for all.

No Comments

Post A Comment