JavaScript and AJAX Web Development Tutorials

JavaScript, jQuery and AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) Tutorials.
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Xmlhttp is hot these, with the advent of AJAX.Xmlhttp is mainly used on the client-side to query or fetch blocks of data from the server.A typical example would be when in a sign up form the user selects the country the states for the selected country is automatically populated in the state...
Introduction The Date class in JavaScript.This class not only makes the manipulation of dates easier (regardless of which date format you prefer) but it also handles time as well. Any time that you have a javascript that is required to do any sort of processing based on either the...
All web developers require to implement some JavaScript in their web applications. JavaScript arrays support a few in-built array manipulation methods like push,pop, but we might require more like unshift, shift, sort, shuffle, contains, clear and others. In JavaScript array being an...
Continuation of Extending JavaScript Arrays. Some more functions to extend the array manipulation capabilty of JavaScript. /* Shuffles the Array elements randomly */ Array.prototype.shuffle=function() { var i=this.length,j,t; while(i--) {
Let us make a form based clock that displays time in the 24 hour format. We use the Date() object to get the hours, minutes, seconds of the day. setTimeoiut() evaluates an expression or calls a function after a certain amount of time, specified in milliseconds. We use setTimeout() to call the...
Many times we need to write certain parts of our script according to the browser, i.e. we need to detect the browser. Here's a snippet of how to do it. var userAgent = navigator.userAgent.toLowerCase(); var is_opera = (userAgent.indexOf('opera') != -1); var is_saf =...
We sometimes require to get the query parameters of an URL in JavaScript, here's how we can do that. // get the current URL var url = window.location.toString(); //get the parameters url.match(/\?(.+)$/); var params = RegExp.$1; // split up the query string and store in an //...
Sometimes we need the user to enter only numbers in a text field, so I have some up with a small piece of JavaScript to do exactly that. It works for both IE and Firefox. function onlyNumbers(evt) { var e = event || evt; // for trans-browser compatibility var charCode = e.which ||...
Get The Most Out of AJAX AJAX is a disruptive technology that's changed the way Web apps are developed and used. It allows for interactive pages and sits on the cutting edge of current Web trends. Although the term AJAX is relatively new, the technologies behind it are not. For many years the...
An operator is a symbol applied to data values that causes the computer to carry out a specific operation on that data . In VBScript, operators are used to perform an operation. For example, an operator could be used to assign a value to a variable. An operator could also be used to compare two...
Introduction The second type of procedure is called a function. Like a subroutine, a function also holds a series of VBScript statements. The only difference is that a function actually returns a value to the code statement that called it. A function is a block of code that can be called from...
Introduction The throw statement allows you to create an exception. If you use this statement together with the try...catch statement, you can control program flow and generate accurate error messages. Use the throw statement to throw an exception. When you throw an exception,...
I found that is difficult to search a simple javascript code about scrolling image slide. You can find them on Internet but they often are long and complex or hidden from us to prevent edit. I just found a simple way to resolve this. I hope it will help your editting easier to make it yours! We...
While designing web pages we several time needs scripts that check our data and validate it. Checking Email address file is one of the most commonly used scripts which we need for all registration purpose. While checking email, we need to focus on following points. An email address...
jQuery is a client-side JavaScript library, the goal of the library is to simply the process of writing cross-browser JavaScript code. jQuery was created by John Resig and it was released to the public in 2006, jQuery is free, open-source and is dual-licensed under the MIT license & GNU GPL Version...
It is highly recommended that you are familiar with HTML and Javascript before reading tutorial. Notice that this article is only glimpse on this topic, it barely covers all the AJAX features and stuff. This tutorial will show you how 'Ajax' works and how to use it from a web developer's...
JavaScript, the most popular & most used client-side scripting language on the internet is really powerful in creating rich user experience by itself. One of the best example of JavaScript excellence is the jQuery library which has helped developers all over the world to build the business...
AJAX was a boon to web development and web applications like GMail etc. millions of site have since implemented AJAX based features on their websites, the idea of asynchronously accessing content was wonderful but AJAX was limited only to the same domain (same origin) as the page requesting the...
So i was working on an awesome project when i wanted to extract GET parameters from the URL string. Like in php $_GET, i need to use javascript since the front end is building on an REST API . You probably should ave seen this feature used in google search and may others, but the problem is...
Json data parsing is one of the most common uses for your android application. In frequent cases, you will be given an api or url with information encoded in json format and parse the information from your application. For example, almost all news feed application have to parse json data from...