Best Practices for jQuery Developers


Following are some of the best practices that you could follow while working with jQuery: Plugins: Please avoid unnecessary use of plugins If a plugin is being used, respect the authors work and ensure that the plugin file is reused with the license comments intact If you are writing a reusable functionality in the code, … Continue reading Best Practices for jQuery Developers

When Microsoft or Google CDN fails, what should u do?


// Let me tell you one thing, an outage in CDN is very rare. But just in case you don't want to take a risk, go ahead with this fallback mechanism, as suggested by Scott Guru. Microsoft CDN outage for jQuery: <script type="text/javascript" src="http://ajax.microsoft.com/ajax/jquery/jquery-1.4.2.min.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript"> if (typeof jQuery == 'undefined') { document.write(unescape("%3Cscript src='/Scripts/jquery-1.4.2.min.js' type='text/javascript'%3E%3C/script%3E")); … Continue reading When Microsoft or Google CDN fails, what should u do?