At this point, you understand enough about jQuery and WordPress basics—as well as the different ways to integrate them together—that you can start to get truly creative in your solutions. In this chapter and the following three chapters, we're going to roll up our sleeves and work out solutions for some often requested projects and start getting jQuery to do some useful and just plain cool work within our WordPress sites.
We're going to bring all available components of WordPress and jQuery together. In this chapter, we'll be:
Working with the very robust and popular jQuery plugin, ColorBox, by Jack Moore of Color Powered.
We'll also work with the robust and popular WordPress plugin, cforms II, by Oliver Seidel of Deliciousdays.
We'll then customize our default theme so that it works seamlessly with cforms II and ColorBox, giving our site a seamless event registration experience.
We're not done! We'll then...