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Best JQuery Books To Read

In this post, we have prepared a curated top list of reading recommendations for beginners and experienced. This hand-picked list of the best Jquery books and tutorials can help fill your brain this September and ensure you’re getting smarter. We have also mentioned the brief introduction of each book based on the relevant Amazon or Reddit descriptions.

1. JavaScript and JQuery: Interactive Front-End Web Development (2014)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadThis full-color book will show you how to make your websites more interactive and your interfaces more interesting and intuitive.THIS BOOK COVERS: Basic programming concepts – assuming no prior knowledge of programming beyond an ability to create a web page using HTML & CSS. Core elements of the JavaScript language – so you can learn how to write your own scripts from scratch. jQuery – which will allow you to simplify the process of writing scripts. How to recreate techniques you will..
Author(s): Jon Duckett

2. A Smarter Way to Learn jQuery: Learn it faster. Remember it longer. (Volume 3) (2016)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadYou’re going to get the hang of jQuery in less time than you might expect. And the knowledge will stick. Why? Because this isn’t just a book. It’s a book plus 1,500 free interactive online exercises. It’s the exercises that are going to turn you into a real jQuery coder. Cognitive research shows that reading alone doesn’t buy you much long-term retention. But if you read less and do more—if you read a short passage and then immediately put it into practice—everything changes. Washington University researchers say that being asked to retrieve information increases long-term retention…
Author(s): Mark Myers

3. Web Design with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery Set (2014)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadA two-book set for web designers and front-end developers. This two-book set combines the titles HTML & CSS: Designing and Building Web Sites and JavaScript & jQuery: Interactive Front-End Development. Together these two books form an ideal platform for anyone who wants to master HTML and CSS before stepping up to JavaScript and jQuery. HTML & CSS covers structure, text, links, images, tables, forms, useful options, adding style with CSS…
Author(s): Jon Duckett

4. jQuery Pocket Reference: Read Less, Learn More (2011)

 Best JQuery Books To Read“As someone who uses jQuery on a regular basis, it was surprising to discover how much of the library I’m not using. This book is indispensable for anyone who is serious about using jQuery for non-trivial applications.”– Raffaele Cecco, longtime developer of video games, including Cybernoid, Exolon, and Stormlord. jQuery is the “write less, do more” JavaScript library. Its powerful features and ease of use have made it the most popular client-side JavaScript framework for the Web. Ideal for JavaScript developers at all skill levels, this book is jQuery’s trusty companion: the definitive “read less, learn more” guide to the library.
Author(s): David Flanagan

5. JavaScript & jQuery: The Missing Manual (2014)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadJavaScript lets you supercharge your HTML with animation, interactivity, and visual effects—but many web designers find the language hard to learn. This easy-to-read guide not only covers JavaScript basics, but also shows you how to save time and effort with the jQuery and jQuery UI libraries of prewritten JavaScript code. You’ll build web pages that feel and act like desktop programs—with little or no programming. The important stuff you need to know: Pull back the curtain on JavaScript.
Author(s): David Sawyer McFarland

6. jQuery in Action (2015)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadjQuery in Action, Third Edition, is a fast-paced and complete guide to jQuery, focused on the tasks you’ll face in nearly any web dev project. Written for readers with minimal JavaScript experience, this revised edition adds new examples and exercises, along with the deep and practical coverage you expect from an In Action book. You’ll learn how to traverse HTML documents, handle events, perform animations, write plugins, and even unit test your code. The unique lab pages anchor each concept with real-world code.
Author(s): Bear Bibeault, Yehuda Katz

7. jQuery For Beginners: Your Guide To Easily Learn jQuery Programming in 7 days (2017)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadThis book contains proven steps and strategies on how to create programs using jQuery. It tells you about the fundamentals of the programming language as well as the things you have to do in order to come up with working programs. It explains to you what jQuery is all about, why choosing it over other programming languages is worth it, and what you have to do to get better at writing programs. This book also contains sample codes to help you gain a better understanding of the concepts of jQuery. Then again, before you begin with jQuery, it is crucial for you to learn about JavaScript first.
Author(s): iCode Academy

8. Murach’s JavaScript and jQuery (3rd Edition) (2017)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadToday, you ll find JavaScript and jQuery used everywhere on the web, from small individual sites to the largest commercial sites like Google, Amazon, and Facebook. That s why every web developer needs to have at least a basic set of JavaScript and jQuery skills. And now, this one book presents the JavaScript and jQuery skills that every web developer needs…whether you re a web designer who s coming from a background in HTML and CSS or a server-side programmer who s coded…
Author(s): Zak Ruvalcaba, Mary Delamater

9. Head First jQuery (2011)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadWant to add more interactivity and polish to your websites? Discover how jQuery can help you build complex scripting functionality in just a few lines of code. With Head First jQuery, you’ll quickly get up to speed on this amazing JavaScript library by learning how to navigate HTML documents while handling events, effects, callbacks, and animations. By the time you’ve completed the book, you’ll be incorporating Ajax apps…
Author(s): Ryan Benedetti, Ronan Cranley

10. Learning jQuery – Fourth Edition (2013)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadAdd to your current website development skills with this brilliant guide to JQuery. This step by step course needs little prior JavaScript knowledge so is suitable for beginners and more seasoned developers alike. To build interesting, interactive sites, developers are turning to JavaScript libraries such as jQuery to automate common tasks and simplify complicated ones. Because many web developers have more experience with HTML and CSS than with JavaScript, the library’s design lends…
Author(s): Jonathan Chaffer, Karl Swedberg

11. Murach’s jQuery, 2nd Edition (2015)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadToday, jQuery is used in over 60% of the million most-visited websites, and that makes it one of the technologies that every web developer should master. The problem is that jQuery is difficult to learn, especially for those with limited programming experience. But now, this new edition of our jQuery book makes it easier than ever to learn how to use jQuery to create the dynamic user interfaces, fast response times, and special effects that today’s users expect. In brief, sections 2 and 3 of this…
Author(s): Zak Ruvalcaba, Anne Boehm

12. A Smarter Way to Learn JavaScript (2014)

 Best JQuery Books To ReadLearning JavaScript is hell because of two problems. I remove the problems, and you start having fun. The first problem is retention. You remember only ten or twenty percent of what you read. That spells failure. To become fluent in a computer language, you have to retain pretty much everything. How can you retain everything? Only by constantly being asked to play everything back. That’s why people use flashcards. But my system does flashcards one better. After reading a short chapter, you go to my website and complete twenty interactive exercises.
Author(s): Mark Myers

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Best JQuery Books to Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some Jquery books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Learning Jquery 3. 0.

Author(s): Boduch, Adam; Chaffer, Jonathan; Swedberg, Karl
Publisher: Packt Publishing, Limited, Year: May 2017, Size: 6 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2187580

Beginning Database Programming Using ASP.NET Core 3 : With MVC, Razor Pages, Web API, jQuery, Angular, SQL Server, and NoSQL

Author(s): Bipin Joshi
Publisher: Apress, Year: 2019, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2467452

Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript: With jQuery, CSS & HTML5 (Early Release 5th)

Author(s): Robin Nixon
Publisher: O’Reilly Media, Year: 2018, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2186291

Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript: With jQuery, CSS & HTML5

Author(s): Nixon Robin
Publisher: O’Reilly Media, Year: 2018, Size: 16 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2300606

jQuery For Beginners: Your Guide To Easily Learn jQuery Programming in 7 days

Author(s): Academy, iCode
Publisher: , Year: 2017, Size: 2 Mb, Download: azw3
ID: 2143568

Beginning jQuery: From the Basics of jQuery to Writing your Own Plug-ins

Author(s): Jack Franklin, Russ Ferguson
Publisher: Apress, Year: 2017, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2152489

Jquery UI in Action : Master the concepts Of Jquery UI: A Step By Step Approach

Author(s): ANMOL GOYAL
Publisher: , Year: 2017, Size: 1 Mb, Download: azw3
ID: 2187635

How to use jQuery

Author(s): Van Nguyen
Publisher: , Year: 2017, Size: 170 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2187729

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really best-sellers according to USA Today, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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