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jQuery and Ajax Error Detection and Handling

Oct 29, 2011, 10:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by W. Jason Gilmore)

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"Website development duties were once assigned to different individuals with two distinct roles: A designer focused on the all matters related to the front-end HTML and CSS, and a developer was responsible for the server-side code. JavaScript's meteoric rise to first-class citizen status has blurred these traditional lines, forcing developers into what was once considered taboo territory. The results have been spectacular, with frameworks such as jQuery significantly streamlining JavaScript's often unwieldy native syntax, and programming techniques such as Ajax bringing highly responsive user interfaces to the browser. The marrying of jQuery and Ajax has been particularly impactful, providing developers with a powerful solution to the problem of asynchronously interacting with and updating parts of a web page."

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