Agile Web Development with Rails 3.2 (Pragmatic Programmers)

By Sam Ruby, Dave Thomas, David Heinemeier Hansson

Rails simply retains on altering. Rails three and Ruby 1.9 deliver hundreds and hundreds of advancements, together with new APIs and great functionality improvements. The fourth variation of this award-winning vintage has been reorganized and refocused so it really is extra invaluable than ever ahead of for builders new to Ruby and Rails.

Rails three is a big release--the alterations are not simply incremental, yet structural. So we made up our minds to stick with go well with. This booklet is not just a delicate remodeling of the former variation to make it run with the hot Rails. as an alternative, it's an entire refactoring.

you will nonetheless locate the Depot instance on the entrance, yet you are going to additionally locate trying out knitted correct in. long past are the lengthy reference chapters--that's what the internet does top. as an alternative you can find extra particular details on the entire facets of Rails that you will must be a winning internet developer.

Now up to date for Rails 3.2

Rails 3.1 and Rails 3.2 introduce many user-facing alterations, and this unencumber has been up-to-date to check all of the most recent adjustments and new top practices in Rails 3.1 and Rails 3.2. This contains complete help for Ruby 1.9.2 hash syntax; incorporation of the hot Sprockets 2.0 Asset Pipeline, together with SCSS and CoffeeScript; jQuery now being the default; reversible migrations; JSON reaction aid; Rack::Cache, and lots more and plenty more.

Ruby on Rails is helping you produce fine quality, beautiful-looking net functions fast. you think about developing the applying, and Rails looks after the details.

Tens of hundreds of thousands of builders have used this award-winning ebook to profit Rails. it is a extensive, far-reaching educational and reference that is instructed by means of the Rails center group. in case you are new to Rails, you will get step by step suggestions. in case you are an skilled developer, this e-book provides you with the great, insider details you need.

Rails has developed through the years, and this booklet has developed besides it. We nonetheless commence with a step by step walkthrough of establishing a true software, and in-depth chapters examine the integrated Rails beneficial properties. This variation now provides new Ruby and Rails clients additional information at the Ruby language and takes extra time to give an explanation for key ideas all through. top practices on the best way to practice Rails proceed to alter, and this version retains up. Examples use cookie subsidized classes, HTTP authentication, and lively Record-based kinds, and the e-book focuses all through at the correct option to use Rails. also, this variation now displays Ruby 1.9, a brand new liberate of Ruby with colossal useful and function improvements.

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The Essential Guide to Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS, Ajax, and PHP (Essentials)

By David Powers

Dreamweaver CS4 is an important leap forward by way of integration with the remainder of the CS4 suite (Flash, Fireworks, Photoshop, etc.), and in addition encompasses a complete host of fascinating new positive factors of its personal. the fundamental consultant to Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS, Ajax, and personal home page concentrates on getting the easiest out of Dreamweaver CS4, instead of going into each menu merchandise and toolbar icon. The emphasis is on constructing web content compliant with the newest net criteria, utilizing CSS, JavaScript libraries (with specific emphasis on Spry, Adobe's implementation of Ajax), and PHP.

The ebook covers all elements of the recent consumer interface, together with workspace layouts, iconic panels, the comparable files function, stay View, Code Navigator, and dwell Code. It additionally indicates how one can use the enhanced CSS enhancing positive aspects, and JavaScript code introspection. there's additionally assurance of different new positive factors, corresponding to model regulate via Subversion integration, and the enhanced aid for Photoshop integration by utilizing shrewdpermanent Objects.

What you are going to learn

  • Streamline your workflow with the similar records toolbar, dwell view, and the Code Navigator
  • Bring your pages alive with Ajax widgets from Spry, jQuery, and the Yahoo! consumer Interface Library
  • Use server-side contains, templates, and Adobe's InContext modifying on-line service
  • Create dynamic internet functions utilizing Dreamweaver's personal home page server behaviors
  • Build actual global site capabilities, reminiscent of shape validation, random quote generator, seek functionality, person management/login pages, dynamic Ajax gallery, and lots more and plenty more
  • Consume RSS feeds and create Spry information sets
  • How to submit your web site after you will have created it

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Dreamweaver CS6: The Missing Manual (Missing Manuals)

By David Sawyer McFarland

Dreamweaver CS6 is the main able web design and administration application but, yet there’s no revealed advisor to its outstanding positive factors. That’s the place Dreamweaver CS6: The lacking Manual is available in. You’ll learn how to use each part of this flexible application, via jargon-free causes and thirteen hands-on tutorials.

The very important belongings you have to know:

  • Get A to Z guidance. cross from construction basic websites to making wealthy, interactive websites.
  • Learn state of the art design. Create dynamic, visually attractive websites utilizing JavaScript and CSS, and spot how HTML5 and CSS3 healthy in.
  • Add fast interactivity. Use Dreamweaver’s certain Spry expertise to simply upload advanced format innovations, like drop-down menus.
  • Use timesaving features. benefit from Dreamweaver’s libraries, templates, and thousands of extensions.
  • Go mobile. layout websites for smartphones, pills, and machine computers, utilizing an analogous HTML.
  • Simplify web site management. fee for damaged hyperlinks, streamline site-wide adjustments, and reorganize your website in a snap.

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Deliver First Class Web Sites: 101 Essential Checklists

By Shirley Kaiser

Carry firstclass websites: one hundred and one crucial Checklistsis the one equipped and easy-to-use compilation of guidance, checklists and information for construction smooth, best-practice Websites.

Drawing on dozens of books, stories, and learn papers, this ebook distills not-so-common knowledge into 500 digestible directions & checkpoints that may be speedy utilized to any internet improvement venture. geared up via bankruptcy, the information disguise every thing from colour utilization & navigation, to accessibility, usability and website architecture.

By following the entire guidance, you are going to strengthen a hundred% best-practice web content, making sure their initiatives are outfitted "the correct way" from the beginning. this implies the ultimate site will be:

* Cross-browser & Cross-platform compatible
* effortless to replace & maintain
* Usable through even amateur web Users
* obtainable to disabled visitors
* Search-engine pleasant

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Node.js, MongoDB, and AngularJS Web Development (Developer's Library)

By Brad Dayley

Node.js, MongoDB and AngularJS net Development

The definitive consultant to construction utilizing the suggest stack to construct internet applications

Also often called the suggest stack, Node.js, MongoDB, and AngularJS are 3 new net improvement applied sciences that jointly offer a simple to enforce, totally built-in internet improvement stack. Node.js is a number one server-side programming surroundings, MongoDB is the preferred NoSQL database, and AngularJS is instantly changing into the prime framework for MVC-based front-end improvement. jointly they enable internet programmers to create high-performance websites and purposes outfitted thoroughly in JavaScript, from server to client.

Node.js, MongoDB and AngularJS net Development  is a whole consultant for internet programmers who are looking to combine those 3 applied sciences into complete operating options. It starts with concise, crystal-clear tutorials on all of the 3 applied sciences after which quick strikes directly to development a number of universal net applications.

Readers will the right way to use Node.js and MongoDB to construct extra scalable, high-performance websites, find out how to leverage AngularJS's leading edge MVC method of constitution greater pages and functions, and the way to exploit all 3 jointly to convey remarkable next-generation net solutions.

  • Implement a hugely scalable and dynamic net server utilizing Node.js and Express
  • Build server-side internet providers in JavaScript
  • Implement a MongoDB facts shop on your internet applications
  • Access and have interaction with MongoDB from Node.js JavaScript code
  • Define static and dynamic internet routes and enforce server-side scripts to help them
  • Implement show in Node.js
  • Create Jade templates
  • Define your personal customized AngularJS directives that reach the HTML language
  • Implement client-side companies that may have interaction with the Node.js net server
  • Build dynamic browser perspectives that supply wealthy consumer interaction
  • Add authenticated consumer money owed on your net applications
  • Add nested remark parts on your internet pages
  • Build an end-to-end procuring cart

Contents at a Glance

Part I: Getting Started

1 Introducing the Node.js-to-AngularJS Stack

2 JavaScript Primer

Part II: studying Node.js

3 Getting began with Node.js

4 utilizing occasions, Listeners, Timers, and Callbacks in Node.js

5 dealing with information I/O in Node.js

6 getting access to the dossier approach from Node.js

7 enforcing HTTP providers in Node.js

8 enforcing Socket prone in Node.js

9 Scaling purposes utilizing a number of Processors in Node.js

10 utilizing extra Node.js Modules

Part III: studying MongoDB

11 realizing NoSQL and MongoDB

12 Getting began with MongoDB

13 Getting all started with MongoDB and Node.js

14 Manipulating MongoDB records from Node.js

15 having access to MongoDB records from Node.js

16 utilizing Mongoose for dependent Schema and Validation

17 complicated MongoDB Concepts

Part IV: utilizing convey to Make existence Easier

18 imposing exhibit in Node.js

19 enforcing convey Middleware

Part V: studying AngularJS

20 Getting all started with AngularJS

21 knowing AngularJS Modules and Dependency Injection

22 imposing the Scope as an information Model

23 utilizing AngularJS Templates to Create Views

24 imposing Directives in AngularJS Views

25 enforcing AngularJS companies in internet Applications

Part VI: development sensible internet software Components

26 including consumer debts on your Website

27 including remark Threads to Pages

28 growing your personal buying Cart

29 construction Interactive internet 2.0 software Components

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Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3: Training Guide

By Glenn Johnson

Designed to aid skilled programmers improve real-world, job-role-specific skills—this education advisor specializes in growing purposes with HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3. construct hands-on services via a sequence of classes, workouts, and prompt practices—and aid maximize your functionality at the job.

• presents in-depth, hands-on education you are taking at your individual pace;
• makes a speciality of job-role-specific services for utilizing HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3 to start development smooth net and home windows eight apps;
• gains pragmatic classes, workouts, and practices;
• Creates a starting place of abilities which, besides on-the-job adventure, could be measured via Microsoft Certification checks reminiscent of 70-480;
• insurance comprises: developing HTML5 records; imposing kinds with CSS3; JavaScript extensive; utilizing Microsoft developer instruments; AJAX; multimedia help; drawing with Canvas and SVG; drag and drop performance; location-aware apps; net garage; offline apps; writing your first easy home windows eight apps; and different key topics.

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The Rails 4 Way (3rd Edition) (Addison-Wesley Professional Ruby)

By Kevin Faustino

The “Bible” for Rails improvement: Now totally up to date for Rails 4.1


"When I learn The Rails means for the 1st time, I felt like i actually understood Rails for the 1st time.”

—From the Foreword via Steve Klabnik


Ruby on Rails four is leaner, tighter, or even extra invaluable to specialist net builders. greater than ever, it is helping you concentrate on what issues so much: supplying company price through fresh and maintainable code.


The Rails 4 manner is the one accomplished, authoritative consultant to providing production-quality code with Rails four. Kevin Faustino joins pioneering Rails developer Obie Fernandez to light up the whole Rails four API, together with its strongest and sleek idioms, layout techniques, and libraries. They current broad new and up-to-date content material on safeguard, functionality, caching, Haml, RSpec, Ajax, the Asset Pipeline, and more.


Through specific code examples, you’ll dive deep into the Rails four code base, detect why Rails is designed because it is, and tips on how to make it do just what you will want. confirmed in dozens of construction platforms, this book’s recommendations will maximize your productiveness and assist you construct extra winning recommendations. You’ll are looking to continue this consultant by way of your computer—you’ll consult with it constantly.


This consultant may help you

  • Build strong, scalable REST-compliant APIs
  • Program complicated application flows utilizing motion Controller
  • Represent versions, relationships, CRUD operations, searches, validation, callbacks, and more
  • Smoothly evolve software database schema through Migrations
  • Apply complex energetic list recommendations: single-table inheritance, polymorphic types, and more
  • Create visible components with motion View and partials
  • Optimize functionality and scalability with view caching
  • Master the hugely efficient Haml HTML templating engine
  • Make the main of Rails’ method of consultation management
  • Secure your platforms with Rails 4’s more advantageous authentication and authorization
  • Resist SQL Injection, XSS, XSRF, and different attacks
  • Extend Rails with well known gem stones and plugins, and discover ways to write your own
  • Integrate e mail providers with motion Mailer
  • Use Ajax through Rails four aid for unobtrusive JavaScript
  • Improve responsiveness with heritage processing
  • Leverage Asset Pipeline to simplify improvement, enhance perceived functionality, and decrease server burdens
  • Accelerate implementation and advertise maintainability with RSpec

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Introducing Meteor

Meteor is a whole stack software platform that makes it effortless to construct robust, genuine time net apps quick. Introducing Meteor courses you thru construction most desirable net apps in a fragment of the time utilizing an program platform equipped for the trendy net. This e-book takes you from fitting the improvement setting throughout deploying a stay app, and every thing in between. Introducing Meteor covers the best way to construct a prototype app in days rather than weeks; how one can make the most of reactive templates; leverage the loads of shrewdpermanent programs on hand; and hire most sensible practices and keep away from universal blunders made by way of novices. Meteor can provide the instruments you want to construct greater apps quicker.

Web apps have come some distance because the Nineteen Nineties, yet they nonetheless require loads of time, really good wisdom and complicated setups. Introducing Meteor exhibits you a greater way.

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Pro JSF and HTML5: Building Rich Internet Components (Expert's Voice in Java)

By Hazem Saleh, Allan Lykke Christensen, Zubin Wadia

Pro JSF and HTML5 indicates you the way to leverage the complete power of JavaServer Faces (JSF) and HTML5. This ebook is for Java builders who aspire to construct subtle, enterprise-grade internet reviews with HTML5-enabled JSF. Written by way of JSF specialists and confirmed by means of proven neighborhood figures, this e-book will function your basic source, supporting you construct or combine well-designed HTML5-enabled JSF parts into your wealthy net applications.

seasoned JSF and HTML5 begins by means of providing you with a company grounding within the layout ideas of component-based frameworks and the fundamentals of JSF. It then info fresh developments in JSF 2.2 that make it friendlier, quicker, and extra efficient than ever sooner than. And it covers HTML5-enabled parts, integration with Java EE7 criteria, third occasion part libraries, defense, and function. The e-book concludes with a real-world software that places every thing you realized into practice.

during this publication you are going to learn

  • Foundational JSF subject matters akin to the part existence cycle, framework structure, controlled beans and CDI, expression language, conversion and validation, JSF occasions and think about parameters.
  • Leveraging new gains in JSF 2.2 resembling Faces move, source Library Contracts, and Ajax dossier importing.
  • Developing complicated HTML5 enabled elements in JSF 2.2.
  • Creating JSF 2.2 functions that make the most of Java EE 7 applied sciences (CDI, JPA 2.1 and EJB 3.2) for bean administration, transaction administration and endurance.
  • Building complex real-world JSF functions with concerns for safeguard, functionality, and usefulness.

in case you are a Java developer attracted to the area of component-based frameworks, Pro JSF and HTML5 is for you.

What you will learn

  • Foundational JSF subject matters similar to the part lifestyles cycle, framework structure, controlled beans and CDI (Context and Dependency Injection), expression language, exception dealing with, conversion and validation, JSF occasions (faces occasions, part occasions and approach events), and look at parameters.
  • Utilizing new positive factors in JSF 2.2 reminiscent of Faces movement, source Library Contracts, and Ajax dossier importing.
  • Developing complex HTML5 enabled parts in JSF 2.2.
  • Developing PrimeFaces and RichFaces purposes.
  • Developing JSF 2.2 purposes that make the most of Java EE 7 applied sciences (CDI, JPA 2.1 and EJB 3.2) with a view to facilitate bean administration, transaction administration and endurance.
  • Unit trying out JSF functions.
  • Stateless JSF perspectives.
  • Implementing safeguard in JSF functions.
  • Tuning the functionality of JSF purposes.
  • Translating program requisites right into a version after which imposing the version utilizing JSF 2.2 and Java EE 7 applied sciences.

Who this booklet is for it is a instructional and reference is for either intermediate and skilled Java firm and net software builders.

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