ready know, like basic syntax and structures.
All concepts are backed up by real-world examples and case studies, and John provides numerous reusable functions and classes to save you time in your development. There are also up-to-date reference appendixes for the DOM, events, browser support (including IE7), and frameworks – so you can look up specific details quickly and easily.
About the Author
John Resig is a programmer and entrepreneur who's been developing web applications for over 8 years. Having primarily focused on backend development for most of that time, using Perl and mySQL, John changed his focus towards implementing usable web front-ends.
He holds a degree in Computer Science from Rochester Institute of Technology and has published several papers on data mining Instant Messaging networks.
When he's not programming, he enjoys watching movies and writing in his web log