WordPress and Ajax: An in-depth guide on using Ajax with WordPress
English | Published: 2011-01-13 | ISBN: 1451598653 | PDF | 298 pages | 9.52 MB
The WordPress and Ajax e-book is a comprehensive view on using Ajax with WordPress. It covers Ajax like youve never seen before.
The book contains three real-life examples that provide the rationale and logic behind coding decisions, the reasons for Ajaxs use, and the steps from inception to completion of the examples.
First, the book builds a foundation for you to send your first Ajax request.
An explanation of Ajax best practices - What Ajax should do, and what it isnt meant to do.
How to add scripts and styles properly to WordPress - How plugin and theme authors should add scripts to WordPress. This also covers page detection and other advanced techniques.
Properly formatting scripts using jQuery - How to adhere to the jQuery authoring guidelines for easy-to-read code and maximum compatibility.
An explanation on how to override someones scripts and styles.
WordPress security, including nonces and data validation.
Several different Ajax techniques are explained.