JQuery Tutorial for Beginners

jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library created by John Resig in 2006 with a nice motto: Write less, do more. jQuery simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is a JavaScript toolkit designed to simplify various tasks by writing less code

Why Jquery..?

  • DOM manipulation
  • −The jQuery made it easy to select DOM elements, negotiate them and modifying their content by using cross-browser open source selector engine called Sizzle.

  • Event handling
  • The jQuery offers an elegant way to capture a wide variety of events, such as a user clicking on a link, without the need to clutter the HTML code itself with event handlers.

  • AJAX Support
  • The jQuery helps you a lot to develop a responsive and featurerich site using AJAX technology.

  • Animations
  • The jQuery comes with plenty of built-in animation effects which you can use in your websites.

  • Latest Technology
  • The jQuery supports CSS3 selectors and basic XPath syntax