Master animation in jQuery to produce slick and attractive interfaces that respond to your visitors’ interactions
This book will provide you with…
This book provides various examples that gradually build up the readerâ€™s knowledge and practical experience in using the jQuery API to create stunning animations. The book starts off by explaining how animations make your user interface interactive and attractive. It explains the various methods used to make the element being animated appear or disappear. It provides a set of steps to create simple animations and show fading animations.
You can later learn how to make complex animations by chaining different effects together as well as how to halt a currently running application. You will find out how to slide your animation elements and learn to create custom animations that can be complex and specialized.
You will find out how to obtain and set up the jQuery UIâ€” the official user interface library for jQuery. The book will tell you how to animate a page’s background image, and will teach you how to make images scroll in a certain direction and at a certain speed depending on the movement of the mouse pointer