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Ajax Bible by Steve Holzner Ph.D.
Ajax Bible by Steve Holzner Ph.D.
The Ajax Bible isn't as monomental as it sounds, but in less than 700 pages Steven Holzner takes the beginner through the construction processes of weaving the XMLHttpRequestObject into web pages to give instantaneous data retrieval. I've read one of the author's other books 'Ajax for Dummies' which was a good beginner's tutorial. In the Ajax Bible, Mr.Holzner takes time with the reader and explains each process in a step-by-step manner using screen shots where necessary as he slowly unravels Ajax. JavaScript, CSS, XML and PHP are introduced where they are pertinent to the processes involved. There are Ajax frameworks such as the Ajax Utility Library, Sajax, and plenty of others; also… Read more