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ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook - Second Edition

By : Sonal Aneel Allana
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ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook - Second Edition

By: Sonal Aneel Allana

Overview of this book

jQuery is a lightweight JavaScript library that has changed the landscape of client scripting in web applications. Developed by John Resig in 2006, it has taken the web by storm because of its cross-browser compatibility and the ability to get more done with less code. It has gained popularity with ASP.NET developers and is now distributed with Visual Studio and the NuGet package manager. ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook explores the wide range of utilities that the jQuery library provides. It teaches you the nitty-gritty of plugging in these features in ASP.NET web applications. It covers every aspect of interfacing the library, right from downloading and including jQuery on web pages to selecting controls, handling events, and creating animations. This book also walks you through DOM traversal and manipulation in ASP.NET and then through visual effects and graphics in ASP.NET sites. It explores advanced features such as posting AJAX requests and writing plugins. It will provide you with all the information you need to use this library confidently with ASP.NET.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook Second Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewer

Chapter 1. Getting Started with jQuery in ASP.NET

In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Downloading jQuery from

  • Understanding CDN for jQuery

  • Using the NuGet Package Manager to download jQuery

  • Adding jQuery to an empty ASP.NET web project using a script block

  • Adding jQuery to an empty ASP.NET web project using the ScriptManager control

  • Adding jQuery to an ASP.NET Master Page

  • Adding jQuery programmatically to a web form

  • Understanding the jQuery reference in the default Web Application template

  • Hello World in a web project using jQuery

  • Bundling jQuery in ASP.NET MVC

  • Using a CDN to load jQuery in MVC

  • Hello World in ASP.NET MVC using jQuery

  • Debugging jQuery code in Visual Studio