Building Single-page Web Apps with Meteor

Build real-time apps at lightning velocity utilizing the main robust full-stack JavaScript framework

About This Book

  • Create a whole internet weblog from frontend to backend that makes use of basically JavaScript
  • Understand how net 2.0 is made by way of strong browser-based applications
  • Step-by-step instructional that may exhibit you the way quickly, advanced internet purposes could be built

Who This booklet Is For

If you're a net developer with easy wisdom of JavaScript and need to tackle internet 2.0, construct real-time functions, or just are looking to write a whole program utilizing simply JavaScript and HTML/CSS, this is often the ebook for you.

This booklet relies on Meteor 1.0.

What you'll Learn

  • Create reactive templates that replace themselves whilst info changes
  • Use database queries at the purchaser and the server to retrieve, style, and control datasets
  • Understand info synchronization utilizing a publication/subscription version and make API calls a specific thing of the past
  • Discover how one can safe your information circulation at the server aspect to maintain private information secret
  • Add routing to a single-page software and make it seem like a true website
  • Build your personal complicated reactive items and make every little thing rerun in case you want
  • Make your individual Meteor applications and how you can cause them to public
  • Unit try out your programs and Meteor applications

In Detail

Meteor is the simplest JavaScript platform on the net which will construct real-time net purposes fast and simply and in natural JavaScript. It comes with a whole construct approach that looks after every thing, from improvement to creation, without having for configuration. This ebook takes you from the install of Meteor to construction a completely operating internet web publication (including backend) to create and edit posts.

You will commence with the elemental options and folder constitution of a Meteor venture, studying how Meteor templates paintings. how one can retrieve and ship facts to the server and control the database content material. Routing will later make your instance app glance and behave like a true site. subsequent, you will get to grips with Meteor's reactivity idea that can rerun services while facts alterations if you are development your personal reactive item, and package deal it later for drop-in use. After your app is prepared, the publication keeps with methods of deploying your app on types of servers. eventually, we are going to seriously look into checking out programs and the applying itself.

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AngularJS, JavaScript, and jQuery All in One, Sams Teach Yourself

Learn AngularJS, JavaScript and jQuery net software Development 

In only a couple of minutes, you could research the fundamentals of the JavaScript language, jQuery library, and AngularJS framework – and how one can use them to construct well-designed, reusable parts for internet applications.

Sams train your self AngularJS, JavaScript, and jQuery All in One  assumes totally no past wisdom of JavaScript or jQuery. The authors start by way of aiding scholars achieve the correct JavaScript talents they want, introducing JavaScript in a manner particularly designed for contemporary AngularJS internet development. 

Each brief, effortless lesson builds on all that is come earlier than, educating new innovations and methods from the floor up, via sensible examples and hands-on challenge solving.


As you entire the teachings during this e-book, you will achieve a realistic realizing of ways to supply wealthy person interactions on your web content, including dynamic code that permits websites to immediately react to mouse clicks and finger swipes, and have interaction with back-end providers to shop and retrieve facts from the net server.


Learn how to:

  • Create robust, hugely interactive single-page internet applications
  • Leverage AngularJS’s leading edge MVC method of net development
  • Use JavaScript in glossy frameworks
  • Implement JavaScript, jQuery, and AngularJS jointly in net pages
  • Dynamically adjust web page parts within the browser
  • Use browser occasions to engage with the consumer directly
  • Implement client-side prone that have interaction with internet servers
  • Integrate wealthy consumer interface parts, together with zoomable photos and expandable lists
  • Enhance person adventure through growing AngularJS templates with integrated directives
  • Bind person interface parts and occasions to the knowledge version so as to add flexibility and help extra powerful interactivity
  • Define customized AngularJS directives to increase HTML’s capabilities
  • Build dynamic browser perspectives to supply richer person interaction
  • Create customized prone you could combine into many AngularJS applications
  • Develop a well-structured code base that’s effortless to reuse and maintain

Contents at a Glance

Part I: An advent to AngularJS, jQuery, and JavaScript Development

1 advent to Dynamic net Programming

2 Debugging JavaScript in internet Pages

3 figuring out Dynamic website Anatomy

4 including CSS/CSS3 kinds to permit Dynamic layout and Layout 

5 leaping into jQuery and JavaScript Syntax

6 figuring out and utilizing JavaScript Objects

Part II: enforcing jQuery and JavaScript in net Pages

7 gaining access to DOM parts utilizing JavaScript and jQuery Objects

8 Navigating and Manipulating jQuery items and DOM components with jQuery

9 making use of JavaScript and jQuery occasions for Richly Interactive net Pages 

10 Dynamically having access to and Manipulating web content with JavaScript and jQuery

11 operating with Window, Browser, and different Non-Web web page Elements

Part III: development Richly Interactive websites with jQuery

12 improving person interplay via jQuery Animation and different specific Effects

13 Interacting with net types in jQuery and JavaScript

14 growing complex online page components in jQuery

15 gaining access to Server-Side info through JavaScript and jQuery AJAX Requests

Part IV: using jQuery UI

16 Introducing jQuery UI

17 utilizing jQuery UI Effects

18 complex Interactions With jQuery UI interplay Widgets

19 utilizing jQuery UI Widgets so as to add wealthy Interactions to internet Pages

Part V: development net functions with AngularJS

20 Getting began with AngularJS

21 figuring out AngularJS program Dynamics

22 enforcing the Scope as a knowledge Model

23 utilizing AngularJS Templates to Create Views

24 enforcing Directives in AngularJS Views

25 growing your individual customized Directives to increase HTML

26 utilizing occasions to have interaction with facts within the Model

27 enforcing AngularJS providers in internet Applications

28 growing your personal customized AngularJS Services

29 growing wealthy internet program elements the AngularJS Way

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Highcharts Cookbook

By Nicholas Terwoord

80 handson recipes to create, combine, and expand dynamic and interactive charts on your net projects

About This Book

  • Create remarkable interactive charts that replace in realtime
  • Make charts that paintings at any place you cross: cell or computer; on-line or offline
  • Learn how you can expand, and improve Highcharts to layout and advance charts easily
  • Learn how one can combine charts into with regards to any undertaking for reading statistical data

Who This booklet Is For

"Highcharts Cookbook" is meant for JavaScript builders or different net programmers seeking to upload charting performance to their net functions. a few familiarity with net program improvement will be necessary yet isn't required.

What you'll Learn

  • Create charts in various reveal formats
  • Process information from diverse distant or neighborhood resources with AJAX and Websockets
  • Create basic polls
  • Render charts for offline utilization or e-mail
  • Integrate Highcharts with present frontend and backend frameworks
  • Connect Highcharts to different info resources comparable to git for attention-grabbing visualizations
  • Display basic statistical data
  • Extend the Highcharts library for extra reusable, flexible charts

In Detail

Highcharts is a JavaScript library that permits internet builders to create quite a lot of various, hugely personalized charts. Highcharts simply integrates with present JavaScript frameworks and is easy sufficient to make a column chart in a number of strains of code, yet versatile sufficient to deal with extra complicated charting situations similar to viewing a number of chart varieties with various information assets on a large number of units and form-factors.

"Highcharts Cookbook" is a pragmatic consultant that gives you with transparent, step by step recipes to create dynamic, useful charts on your internet functions utilizing Highcharts. With "Highcharts Cookbook", you are going to create and layout dynamic and flexible charts in numerous scenarios.

"Highcharts Cookbook" via its wide selection of recipes will stroll you thru every little thing you want to find out about Highcharts and should make it easier to unharness its complete capability on your internet purposes fast and easily.

You will combine Highcharts with various frontend and backend libraries akin to ExtJS, jQuery, and the Yii framework with a few examples in Python, Hypertext Preprocessor, and NodeJS. additionally, you will hide the best way to deal with consumer interactions like shape enter and mouse occasions, easy methods to fetch distant information in CSV, XML, and JSON layout, and the way to render charts for offline utilization. in order to study the various methods you could leverage the facility of Highcharts to create, combine and expand its positive factors on your software, then this e-book is for you.

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HTML5 iPhone Web Application Development

By Alvin Crespo

An creation to web-application improvement for cellular in the iOS Safari browser with this publication and ebook


  • Simple and complicated difficulties might be lined with examples and assets that backup the strategy and technique.
  • Real international options which are damaged down for a number of aim audiences; from newbie builders to technical architects.
  • Learn to construct real net functions utilizing the most recent criteria for iOS Safari.

In Detail

Create compelling net functions particularly adapted for distribution on iOS Safari. paintings via actual global examples with references, and in-depth discussions at the technique; together with its advantages and drawbacks.

"HTML5 iPhone internet program improvement" strives to coach all degrees of builders, novices and pros, the method of constructing net functions for iOS Safari. using present criteria for frontend improvement, learn how to reap the benefits of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript to create compelling software.

Start with reviewing present criteria for frontend improvement, and finish with making a local program utilizing a similar codebase.

Your trip will commence with an outline of present criteria for frontend know-how, quick relocating to unravel genuine global matters; from making a resizable or responsive gallery, to making a unmarried web page software that makes use of the preferred Backbone.js framework.

"HTML5 iPhone internet program improvement" goals to make you a professional in constructing internet purposes for the iOS Safari platform.

What you'll research from this book

  • Explore interesting HTML5 positive factors resembling Geolocation and localStorage
  • Responsive layout implementation
  • Native program improvement utilizing PhoneGap
  • Get to grips with present standards
  • Develop touch-based interactivity
  • Learn approximately Safari particular UI enhancements
  • Find recommendations to each day actual international problems


Presented in a simple to persist with, step-by-step instructional structure, this can be your advisor to internet program improvement for the iOS Safari

Who this publication is written for

This ebook used to be intended for you! From the newbie developer to leader know-how officer, this publication goals to make you a professional within the box of internet software improvement for iOS Safari. Familiarity with HTML, CSS and JavaScript are drastically inspired but when you’re trying to dive correct in and locate strategies to daily difficulties and extra, then this publication is for you.

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Building Scalable Apps with Redis and Node.js

By Joshua Johanan

Develop personalized, scalable internet apps throughout the integration of robust Node.js frameworks

About This Book

  • Design an easy software and switch it into the following Instagram
  • Integrate utilities resembling Redis,, and resolution to create Node.js internet applications
  • Learn to advance a whole internet software correct from the frontend to the backend in a streamlined manner

Who This ebook Is For

If the word scalability sounds alien to you, then this is often an incredible e-book for you. you won't desire a lot Node.js adventure as every one framework is confirmed in a manner that calls for no prior wisdom of the framework. you can be construction scalable Node.js functions very quickly! wisdom of JavaScript is required.

What you'll Learn

  • Build and enforce your customized middleware for Express
  • Integrate Socket.IO with convey and use an identical authentication
  • Create a safe neighborhood shop for passwords
  • Use message queues to collapse your program into potential pieces
  • Leverage the facility of Redis to create a shared country throughout many alternative servers
  • Implement spine, Socket.IO, and React jointly for a quick, dynamic, and real-time frontend
  • Automate your construct strategy with using the Grunt.js activity runner
  • Build deployment scripts to get servers working your program within the cloud

In Detail

Node.js is a JavaScript runtime-based, scalable platform used to strengthen internet purposes and community courses at the server aspect. It permits internet designers to entry the backend in their initiatives whereas additionally permitting builders, who're keen to benefit JavaScript, an opportunity to layout. there are various frameworks that experience popped up lately, yet what makes Node.js distinctive is that it opens up an entire new frontier for net improvement and takes a hybrid approach.

This e-book may help you become familiar with Node.js and enforce the data to construct effective internet purposes. you begin with constructing a backend internet software via a frontend interface, and in a while set up it to the cloud platform. This e-book takes a holistic method of server-side programming utilizing Node.js along side diverse frameworks and tools.

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JavaScript The Complete Reference 3rd Edition

The crucial JavaScript resource―fully updated

Design, debug, and post high-performance web content and purposes utilizing verified recommendations and most sensible practices from professional builders. The all-new variation of this entire advisor has been completely revised and extended to hide the most recent JavaScript beneficial properties, instruments, and programming equipment.

JavaScript: the entire Reference, 3rd Edition presents illustrative examples, line-by-line code samples, and functional improvement advice―from the center of the language to many of the ordinary and rising APIs supported by means of smooth internet browsers. This in-depth source covers every little thing you must recognize, no matter if you’re attempting to comprehend the basics of susceptible typing in JavaScript, decrease your confusion over closures, or practice universal projects like shape validation or Ajax calls.

  • Explore middle JavaScript syntax and information forms
  • Investigate usually complicated ideas reminiscent of vulnerable typing and closures
  • Use object-oriented programming the JavaScript means
  • See what alterations come from ECMAScript five
  • Perform dynamic content material updates utilizing DOM tools
  • Handle user-generated occasions with smooth occasion versions
  • Modernize shape dealing with with HTML5 and JavaScript
  • Use the XMLHttpRequest item to create Ajax functions
  • Control animation and multimedia content material with JavaScript
  • Generate bitmap pictures with the Canvas API
  • Learn how you can deal with the demanding situations of cross-browser coding
  • Discover protecting improvement and blunder handling

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Smashing Node.js: JavaScript Everywhere

By Guillermo Rauch

Learn to make extra effective apps, with only one language!

Smashing Node.js: JavaScript Everywhere equips you with the mandatory instruments to appreciate Node.js and its makes use of in constructing effective net apps. With extra conventional internet servers changing into out of date, having wisdom on servers that in attaining excessive scalability and optimum source intake utilizing Node.js is the main on your app improvement luck. instructing you the necessities to creating event-driven server-side apps, this booklet demonstrates how one can use much less house and take much less time for verbal exchange among internet shopper and server.

  • Contains a number of hands-on examples
  • Explains implementation of real-time apps together with Socket.IO and HTML5, and WebSockets
  • Addresses sensible Node.js benefits from particular layout choices
  • Demonstrates why wisdom and use of JavaScript is beneficial
  • Includes an interactive on-line part with pattern chapters
  • Explains elements of stand out apps together with brevity and benchmarks

Looking to reinforce your talents even additional? Smashing Node.js: JavaScript Everywhere makes constructing server-side apps available with its specialise in JavaScript, open resource, and easy-to-use language.

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The Essential Guide to HTML5: Using Games to learn HTML5 and JavaScript

HTML5 opens up a plethora of latest avenues for program and video game improvement on the net. video games can now be created and interacted with at once inside HTML, without having for clients to obtain additional plugins, or for builders to profit new languages. vital new gains akin to the Canvas tag allow drawing at once onto the net web page. The Audio tag permits sounds to be brought on and performed from inside of your HTML code, the WebSockets API facilitates real-time verbal exchange, and the neighborhood garage API allows information corresponding to excessive ratings or online game personal tastes to be stored on a user's desktop for retrieval subsequent time they play. All of those beneficial properties and plenty of extra are lined inside The crucial consultant to HTML5.

The ebook starts at an introductory point, instructing the necessities of HTML5 and JavaScript via video game improvement. each one bankruptcy encompasses a regular online game style as its center instance, corresponding to hangman, rock-paper-scissors, or cube video games, and makes use of those easy constructs to build a superior skillset of the most important HTML5 techniques and lines. by way of operating via those arms on examples, you are going to achieve a deep, functional wisdom of HTML5 that might show you how to construct your personal, extra complicated video games and functions.

  • Concepts are brought and stimulated with easy-to-grasp, beautiful examples
  • Code is defined intimately after normal motives
  • Reader is guided into how one can make the examples 'their personal'

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Create Web Charts with jqPlot

By Fabio Nelli

Create internet Charts with jqPlotshows the way to convert your information into attention-grabbing, leading edge, lively, and hugely interactive browser-based charts. This ebook is acceptable for builders of all event degrees and wishes: should you love quickly and potent options, you should use the jqPlot library to generate charts with impressive results and animations utilizing just a couple of strains of code.

By the top of the ebook, you may have an outstanding wisdom of all of the components had to deal with facts from each attainable resource, from high-end clinical tools to Arduino forums, from basic HTML tables to dependent JSON records, and from Matlab calculations to stories in Excel. it is possible for you to to supply state of the art charts exploiting the starting to be strength of recent browsers.

This publication includes content material formerly released in starting JavaScript Charts.

  • Create all types of charts utilizing the most recent applied sciences to be had on browsers
  • Full of step by step examples, Create internet Charts with jqPlot introduces you progressively to all facets of chart improvement, from the knowledge resource to the alternative of which strategy to apply.
  • This ebook presents a few instruments that may be the start line for any undertaking requiring graphical representations of knowledge, no matter if utilizing advertisement libraries or your own

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Django JavaScript Integration: AJAX and jQuery

This ebook will train you ways to complement your AJAX purposes with Django and jQuery in a pragmatic demeanour with minimal fuss. It introduces AJAX fundamentals, will get a bit deeper, after which is going chapter-by-chapter via a delicately selected case research. It demonstrates how various items of a Django AJAX software paintings in themselves and are prepare and in particular leads you thru development an intranet worker picture listing with social networking positive factors. This ebook is for individuals trying to combine AJAX / JavaScript performance into their net purposes. it's for Django clients who're seeking to simply combine AJAX positive aspects into their purposes. Conversely, it's going to even be a helpful spouse for clients acquainted with Django and jQuery who're and searching to combine them of their AJAX purposes. A operating wisdom of Django and easy familiarity with AJAX and jQuery are assumed.

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