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The jQuery Essentials

by Addy Osmani

Published December 15, 2011 in Technology

jQuery is rapidly becoming the most widely used JavaScript library for DOM manipulation, Ajax, events and effects in the world. For developers who work on the front-end but could use better JavaScript skills, it's an essential piece of your toolkit that will almost certainly make your job more easy.

In this talk, I'll guide you through the essentials of jQuery, showing you some best practices and performance tips and tricks along the way. If you're looking for a crash course in the library, this talk might just do the trick.