PHP and script.aculo.us Web 2.0 Application Interfaces
Pa--t Publishing | ISBN: 1847194044 | PDF | 264 pages | 5.0 MB
Build powerful interactive AJAX applications with script.aculo.us and PHP
Get started quickly with script.aculo.us library with as little as one line of code
Explore Prototype library features, tutorials, code, and examples
Learn script.aculo.us’ In-place Editing, Auto Completion, Sliders, Drag-and-Drop, Effects, and Multimedia
A book with less jargon, and more code explanation for building real-world examples –Tadalist clone, Digg and Delicious clones, 43things.com clone
This book has been written keeping in view every basic step as well as covering the most complex aspects while writing our applications — from simple effects, to the AJAX way of communicating through systems in applications. It gives you a completely new way of adding interactivity to your web applications. You will learn how sript.aculo.us provides interactivity and beauty to your project so that it engages users and appeals to the masses.
Faster, more efficient, and more productive applications are what we are trying to build. Each chapter of this book has been hand-crafted to make sure that you as a developer can learn and master the art of making beautiful applications.
The book covers all the various aspects of script.aculo.us with a few real-world clone projects, which will surely help you explore your creative side.
The aim of this book is to make you go “WOW”!
What you will learn from this book?
Discover the script.aculo.us library with the help of real-world case studies
Explore wonderful Prototype library features like DOM, AJAX, and event handling
Unleash the server-side techniques using wonderful PHP and MySQL
Add wonderful Multimedia effects like morph, highlight, fade, and MP3 sounds
Get to grips with AJAX using Drag and Drop feature
Learn the tips, tricks and applications of the InPlaceEditor and InPlaceCollection Editor with just a few lines of code
Explore all the striking features of script.aculo.us including Sliders, Auto-Completion, Multimedia, and so on
Implement some of the exciting features of Prototype and script.aculo.us to create a ready-to-go-live project
Create a mash-up of Delicious and Digg applications and experience a new shopping search by integrating features of script.aculo.us library to our web applications
Integrate modules to build clones for raw applications
This book has a fast-paced and practical approach. It focuses on features, tutorials, quick-explanations, tips-n-tricks, and live real-world examples, using script.aculo.us. It contains complete code for all projects, all in an AJAX way. The author uses his vast experience as a programmer to show an interesting and creative way of building web applications.
Who this book is written for?