We are currently planning for DEVLINK 2013. The tentative schedule is below and is subject to change as session selection takes place.
Workshop - Advanced jQuery Techniques
It's time to realise the full potential of jQuery. Join us as we delve into advanced topics surrounding front-end web development and learn how to adopt an application architecture that is maintainable and scalable, while still keeping things simple.
We'll teach you how to utilise the jQuery library in the context of large-scale applications and show you how to dramatically improve performance, write cleaner and more concise code and increase maintainability and reusability. By the end of the day you should feel confident creating and maintaining advanced front-end-focused web applications.
- Event Delegation
- Traversal, Filters, and Advanced Selectors
- Simplifying Code with Conventions
- Just-in-time Initialisation Patterns
- jQuery Plugins
- jQuery UI Widget Factory
A solid introduction to the core concepts of jQuery-focused front-end development that shows you how to use it to interact with and manipulate sites. By the end of the day you'll feel more confident about using jQuery and be ready to start developing for the front-end.
- jQuery Intro and Selections
- jQuery Methods and Chaining
- jQuery each, Deeper into Functions
- jQuery and DOM Manipulation