Tag: jQuery

  • on() click()

    on() click()

    Today I learnt the different between the on(“click”) and click() methods in jQuery. click() only adds listeners for existing elements, so it will completely ignore any dynamically added items. So in the example below only the <li> declared in the html file will be clickable. All of the new <li> elements added to the todo […]

  • Selection

    Selection

    One thing I notice about jQuery is how it simplifies common tasks. A good example is something you do all the time with JavaScript, select DOM elements. In JavaScript selecting all li elements would look something like this: The same selection using jQuery is like this: At this stage of my learning, I can’t say […]

  • jQuery

    jQuery

    What is jQuery? jQuery is a JavaScript library designed to simplify front end web development. It is the most widely deployed JavaScript library by an insanely large margin. Why use jQuery There are quite a few reasons you’d want to use jQuery, or a library like it, in your project rather than vanilla JavaScript. Here […]