"Let's face it—do you really need drag and drop, resizable windows, or sortable
lists on your website…?"
If the answer is no, then welcome to "jQuery Tools UI Library"!
jQuery Tools is a compact, powerful library that contains enough components to
provide the most important functionality on any website. Many UI libraries contain
a myriad of components, such as list boxes, ranges, sortable lists, and the like. While
this can be used to build a range of online-based applications that are useful in
company intranets, for example, it is not so useful when building normal websites.
Websites are built to present information and to look good—jQuery Tools is
designed to enhance any site that uses them, while harnessing the power that
predefined HTML, CSS structures, or strict programming rules—you can include
the library in your pages and start to use its functionality immediately. The tools are
designed to be customized to your liking, while maintaining the core functionality
that goes to make up JQuery Tools.
If you're a newcomer to jQuery Tools, and want to explore the functionality
available, this is the book for you. With easy to follow step-by-step instructions,
you'll find what you need to get you going with using this library, and discover how
you can implement some complex functionality, with just a few lines of code.
So let's get on with it...