JavaScript

What is XML? How is it different to HTML?

What is XML? How is it different to HTML?

XML is short for Extensible Markup Language, and exists to easily transfer data from one location to another, as well as store it. Less experienced web developers tend to get confused over XML because in plain sight, it isn’t extremely clear what XML is and just what it is used for when it really is …

How to make a menu using JavaScript and the jQuery library?

How to make a menu using JavaScript and the jQuery library?

Prerequisites: You’ll need the jQuery library in the <head> section of your website – the jQuery library is a client-side JavaScript library, and is by far the most popular JavaScript library used. Whether you know about jQuery or not, creating jQuery menus are easier than you think. In fact, the menu itself is simply the …

How to dynamically scroll to the top or bottom of the page using jQuery / JavaScript

How to dynamically scroll to the top or bottom of the page using jQuery / JavaScript

JavaScript can be used to manipulate HTML elements and create dynamic effects without having to refresh the page. JavaScript was originally developed by an employee for Netscape (that developed and made available the Netscape Communicator web browser and Internet suite) – with JavaScript originally named LiveScript, but was later renamed to JavaScript. How do I …

JavaScript Guide | Part 1

JavaScript Guide | Part 1

JavaScript is a scripting language commonly used in object-oriented Web sites. It was originally developed by Brendan Eich of Netscape Communications under the name Mocha and later LiveScript, but was later renamed to “JavaScript” and was formalized with a syntax closer to that of Java