Learning Web Development with Bootstrap and AngularJS

Author: Stephen Radford
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781783287567
Release Date: 2015-05-30
Genre: Computers

Whether you know a little about Bootstrap or AngularJS, or you're a complete beginner, this book will enhance your capabilities in both frameworks and you'll build a fully functional web app. A working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is required to fully get to grips with Bootstrap and AngularJS.

Web Development with Bootstrap 4 and Angular 2

Author: Sergey Akopkokhyants
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781785885921
Release Date: 2016-11-29
Genre: Computers

Combine the power of Bootstrap 4 and Angular 2 to build cutting-edge web apps that truly stand out from the crowd About This Book Updated for the latest releases of Angular and Bootstrap, this book shows you how to build web applications with cutting-edge web technologies Combine the best of both worlds to build single page apps with elegant user interfaces Build, develop, and customize your application using Angular and Bootstrap Packed with tips to help you avoid potential stumbling blocks while developing Who This Book Is For Whether you know a little about Bootstrap or Angular or you're a complete beginner, this book will enhance your capabilities in both frameworks and you'll build a fully functional web app. A working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is required to fully get to grips with Bootstrap and Angular. What You Will Learn Develop Angular 2 single page applications using an ecosystem of helper tools Get familiar with Bootstrap's new grid and helper classes Embrace TypeScript and ECMAScript 2015 to write more maintainable code Use custom directives for Bootstrap 4 with the ng2-bootstrap library Understand the component-oriented structure of Angular 2 and its router Make use of the built-in HTTP library to work with API endpoints Use observables and streams to manage the app's data and state Combine Angular 2 and Bootstrap 4 along with Firebase in the development of a solid example In Detail Two of the most popular frontend frameworks, Angular and Bootstrap, have undergone a major overhaul to embrace emerging web technologies so that developers can build cutting-edge web applications. Inside this title you'll dive, fingers first, into the basics of both the tools, and once you're familiar with them, you'll move onto Bootstrap's new grid system and Angular's built-in directives. You'll then learn how to format output using Angular's pipes and how to make use of the built-in router to set up routes for all your components. Webpack will be your buddy to wrap up your project. Then, after throwing in some SASS to make things pretty, you'll learn how to validate the forms you've built and debug your application. Finally, you'll go on to learn how to obtain smooth transitioning from Bootstrap to Angular and then how to hook up with a server and use Firebase as the persistence layer. Once you're done with this book, you'll not only have a lovely little e-commerce application running, but you'll also take with you the confidence to innovate and build your own applications with ease. Style and approach This practical, step-by-step guide shows you how to think in terms of components and modules and build web apps with Angular and Bootstrap. Starting with building a foundation in Angular and Bootstrap, the book shows you how to combine the two frameworks to build apps that have a strong architecture (Angular) and a clear UI (Bootstrap).

Rails Angular Postgres and Bootstrap

Author: David B. Copeland
Publisher: Pragmatic Bookshelf
ISBN: 1680502204
Release Date: 2017-04-25
Genre: Computers

Achieve awesome user experiences and performance with simple, maintainable code! Embrace the full stack of web development, from styling with Bootstrap, building an interactive user interface with Angular 2, to storing data quickly and reliably in PostgreSQL. With this fully revised new edition, take a holistic view of full-stack development to create usable, high-performing applications with Rails 5. Rails is a great tool for building web applications, but it's not the best at everything. Embrace the features built into your database. Learn how to use front-end frameworks. Seize the power of the application stack through Angular 2, Bootstrap, and PostgreSQL. When used together, these powerful and easy-to-use tools will open you to a new world of possibilities. This second edition is updated to cover Angular 2 - a completely reworked front-end framework - and dives into new Postgres 9.5 features such as UPSERT. Also new is Webpack coverage, to develop the front-end code for your Rails application. Create a usable and attractive login form using Bootstrap's styles, while ensuring the database table backing it is secure using Postgres' check constraints. See how creating an advanced Postgres index for a case-insensitive search speeds up your back end - enabling you to create a dynamic user experience using Angular 2. Create reusable components that bring Bootstrap and Angular together and effectively use materialized views for caching within Postgres. Get your front end working with Webpack, use Postgres' features from migrations, and write unit tests for all of it. All of this within Rails 5. You'll gain the confidence to work at every level of the application stack, bringing the right solution to every problem. What You Need: This book covers Postgres 9.5, Rails 5, and Ruby 2.3. You should have some experience with basic Rails concepts and a cursory understanding of JavaScript, CSS, and SQL, but by no means need to be an expert. You'll learn how to install Postgres on your computer or use a free version of it in the cloud.

Learning Bootstrap 4

Author: Matt Lambert
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781785888595
Release Date: 2016-08-26
Genre: Computers

Unearth the potential of Bootstrap 4 to create highly responsive and beautiful websites using modern web techniques About This Book This book shows how to take advantage of the all new features introduced in Bootstrap Learn responsive web design and discover how to build mobile-ready websites with ease Find out how to extend the capabilities of Bootstrap with a huge range of tools and plugins, including jQuery, Do more with JavaScript and learn how to create an enhanced user experience Who This Book Is For If you want to learn to build enterprise-level websites efficiently with Bootstrap, this book is for you. You must have a basic and fundamental understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript; however, there is no need to have prior Bootstrap experience. What You Will Learn Fire up Bootstrap and set up the required build tools to get started See how and when to use Flexbox with the Bootstrap layouts Find out how to make your websites responsive, keeping in mind Mobile First design Work with content such as tables and figures Play around with the huge variety of components that Bootstrap offers Extend your build using plugins developed from JavaScript Use Sass to customize your existing themes In Detail Bootstrap, the most popular front-end framework built to design elegant, powerful, and responsive interfaces for professional-level web pages has undergone a major overhaul. Bootstrap 4 introduces a wide range of new features that make front-end web design even simpler and exciting. In this gentle and comprehensive book, we'll teach you everything that you need to know to start building websites with Bootstrap 4 in a practical way. You'll learn about build tools such as Node, Grunt, and many others. You'll also discover the principles of mobile-first design in order to ensure your pages can fit any screen size and meet the responsive requirements. Learn to play with Bootstrap's grid system and base CSS to ensure your designs are robust and that your development process is speedy and efficient. Then, you'll find out how you can extend your current build with some cool JavaScript Plugins, and throw in some Sass to spice things up and customize your themes. This book will make sure you're geared up and ready to build amazingly beautiful and responsive websites in a jiffy. Style and approach With the help of several real-world examples and code, this book will teach you to build a full-featured responsive website in Bootstrap, which is mobile-ready.

Learning Django Web Development

Author: Sanjeev Jaiswal
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781783984411
Release Date: 2015-06-22
Genre: Computers

Django, written in Python, is a web application framework designed to build complex web applications quickly without any hassle. It loosely follows the MVC pattern and adheres to the Don't Repeat Yourself principle, which makes a database-driven application efficient and highly scalable, and is by far the most popular and mature Python web framework. This book is a manual that will help you build a simple yet effective Django web application. It starts by introducing Django, setting it up, and shows you how to code simple programs. You will then learn to build your first Twitter-like app. Later on, you will be introduced to Hashtags, AJAX to enhance the user interface, and tweets. You will then move on to create an administration interface, learn database connectivity, and use third-party libraries. Then you will learn to debug and deploy Django projects, and also get a glimpse of Django with AngularJS and Elasticsearch. By the end of the book, you will be able to leverage the Django framework to develop a fully functional web application with minimal effort.

Learning Web Development with React and Bootstrap

Author: Harmeet Singh
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781786461513
Release Date: 2016-12-20
Genre: Computers

Build real-time responsive web apps using React and Bootstrap About This Book Showcase the power of React-Bootstrap through real-world examples Explore the benefits of integrating React with various frameworks and APIs See the benefits of using the latest frameworks to make your web development experience enchanting Who This Book Is For This book is for anybody who is interested in modern web development and has intermediate knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Basic knowledge of any JavaScript MVC framework would also be helpful. What You Will Learn See how to integrate Bootstrap with React Explore the Redux architecture and understand its benefits Build a custom responsive theme with React-Bootstrap components Easily interact with DOM on your web browser Appreciate the advantages of using JSX Get acquainted with the various routing methods in React Integrate external APIs into React In Detail Bootstrap is one of the most popular front-end frameworks, and integrating it with React allows web developers to write much cleaner code. This book will help you gain a thorough understanding of the Bootstrap framework and show you how to build impressive web apps. In this book, you will get an overview of the features of Bootstrap and ReactJS, along with the integration of React-Bootstrap components with ReactJS. You will understand the benefits of using JSX and the Redux architecture. The server-side rendering of React will also be shown. All the concepts are explained by developing real-world examples. By the end of this book, you will be equipped to create responsive web applications using Bootstrap style and React-Bootstrap components with ReactJS, and will have an insight into the best practices. Style and approach The mission is to help you make a live and fully-responsive web application using React-Bootstrap with hands-on examples and step-by-step instructions. This book is linear as well as progressive, so every chapter builds upon the knowledge gained in the last.

MEAN Web Development

Author: Amos Q. Haviv
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781785883675
Release Date: 2016-11-30
Genre: Computers

Develop your real-time MEAN application efficiently using a combination of MongoDB, Express, Angular, and Node About This Book Construct a fully-functional MEAN application by using its components along with the best third-party modules Harness the power of the JavaScript ecosystem to effectively run, build, and test your MEAN application Gain a deep, practical understanding of real-time web application development through real-world examples Who This Book Is For If you are a JavaScript developer who is interested in building modern web applications using MongoDB, Express, Angular 2, and Node 5.0, then this book is for you. You only need knowledge of JavaScript development. What You Will Learn Use MongoDB to store and retrieve your application's data Connect your Express application to MongoDB and use the Mongoose module Manage your users' authentication and offer them diverse login options using Passport Structure and use an Angular 2 application in your MEAN project Use Socket.io to create real-time communication between your client and server Test your application's Express and Angular 2 entities In Detail The MEAN stack is a collection of the most popular modern tools for web development that helps you build fast, robust, and maintainable web applications. Starting with the MEAN core frameworks, this pragmatic guide will explain the key concepts of each framework, how to set them up properly, and how to use popular modules to connect it all together. By following the real-world examples shown in this tutorial, you will scaffold your MEAN application architecture, add an authentication layer, and develop an MVC structure to support your project development. You will learn the best practices of maintaining clear and simple code and will see how to avoid common pitfalls. Finally, you will walk through the different tools and frameworks that will help expedite your daily development cycles. Watch how your application development grows by learning from the only guide that is solely orientated towards building a full, end-to-end, real-time application using the MEAN stack! Style and approach This comprehensive guide covers every part of the MEAN stack, and focuses on the gestalt power of the apps they can create through practical, real-world examples

Mastering Web Application Development with AngularJS

Author: Pawel Kozlowski
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781782161837
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Computers

The book will be a step-by-step guide showing the readers how to build a complete web app with AngularJSJavaScript developers who want to learn AngularJS for developing web apps. Knowledge of JavaScript and HTML is expected. No knowledge of AngularJS is required.

Mastering Bootstrap 4

Author: Benjamin Jakobus
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781783981137
Release Date: 2016-09-30
Genre: Computers

Learn how to build beautiful and highly customizable web interfaces by leveraging the power of Bootstrap 4 About This Book Adapt and customize Bootstrap to produce enticing websites that fit your needs Explore Bootstrap's grid system, helper classes, and responsive utilities Extend Bootstrap with jQuery plugins and learn how to create your own custom plugins Who This Book Is For This book targets intermediate-level front-end web-developers. The book is not intended to be an introduction to web development. As such, the book assumes that readers have a firm grasp on the basic concepts behind web-development, as well as essential HTML, JavaScript and CSS skills. What You Will Learn Create a professional Bootstrap-based website from scratch without using third-party templates Apply the Bootstrap mobile-first grid system and add responsiveness and aesthetic touches to image elements Style various types of content and learn how to build a page's layout from scratch by applying the power of Bootstrap 4 Take advantage of Bootstrap's form helper and contextual classes Infuse your web pages with life and movement using Bootstrap jQuery plugins Customize the behavior and features of Bootstrap's jQuery Plugins extensively Optimize your Bootstrap-based project before deployment Incorporate Bootstrap into an AngularJS or React application and use Bootstrap components as AngularJS directives or React components In Detail Bootstrap 4 is a free CSS and JavaScript framework that allows developers to rapidly build responsive web-interfaces. Right from the first chapter, dive into building a customized Bootstrap website from scratch. Get to grips with Bootstrap's key features and quickly discover the various ways in which Bootstrap can help you develop web-interfaces. Then take walk through the fundamental features, such as its grid system, helper classes, and responsive utilities. When you have mastered these, you will discover how to structure page layouts, use forms, style different types of content and utilize Bootstrap's various navigation components. Among other things, you will also tour the anatomy of a Bootstrap plugin, creating your own custom components and extending Bootstrap using jQuery. Finally, you will discover how to optimize your website and integrate it with third-party frameworks. By the end of this book, you will have a thorough knowledge of the framework's ins and outs, and be able to build highly customizable and optimized web interfaces. Style and approach This comprehensive step-by-step guide walks you through building a complete website using Bootstrap 4. Each chapter is accompanied by source code and screenshots, and focuses on a distinct set of lessons that are illustrated within the context of a demo project.

Building Modern Web Applications Using Angular

Author: Shravan Kumar Kasagoni
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781785880032
Release Date: 2017-05-29
Genre: Computers

Design and develop next generation web applications using Angular 2 and Angular 4 About This Book Learn about the core building blocks of Angular Build and architect high performance web applications Implement the latest JavaScript concepts in ECMAScript 2015, ECMAScript 2016, and TypeScript Leverage the latest Angular features to get the most out of your web applications Who This Book Is For This book is targeted at JavaScript developers who are interested in learning how to build rich and powerful web applications with the latest version of Angular. Working knowledge of Angular 1 will be beneficial. What You Will Learn Develop a frontend web application using component-based architecture Use ES5, ES2015, and TypeScript to build Angular 4 UI applications Develop simple to complex user interfaces in Angular 4 Develop and handle forms in Angular 4 UI applications Test UIs built in Angular 4 Use material design components and animations in Angular 4 In Detail In the last few years, Angular has established itself as the number one choice of JavaScript Developers. What makes Angular special is performance and productivity. With Angular, developers can work on consistent coding patterns and build web applications that are powerful and scalable. This book will you get you up and running with Angular and teach how to build modern web applications. It starts with basics of Angular 2 and then brushes you up with the new features of Angular 4. You will learn the core concepts involved in building web applications with Angular such as Data Binding, Routing, Dependency Injection, and much more. The book teaches how to build components and use them to build web apps of your choice. It will help you to handle different kinds of forms and learn the concept of reactive programming. Finally the book teaches how to build visually appealing and responsive UIs. Style and approach It follows a practical approach to explain almost every feature of Angular 2 and Angular 4 and their concepts through real-world examples. In each chapter, a different example is used so that you can build a foundation and understand the concepts by applying them in different scenarios.

Angular Test Driven Development

Author: Md. Ziaul Haq
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781786462763
Release Date: 2017-02-08
Genre: Computers

Enhance your testing skills to build powerful and fault-free applications in Angular v4 About This Book Learn test-driven development (TDD) for JavaScript Improve your Karma and Protractor expertise by setting up an Angular test suite A wide range of testing techniques for professional Angular applications accompanied by practical examples Who This Book Is For This book is for developers who have experience with Angular but want to understand the wider context of when, why, and how to apply testing techniques and best practices to create quality clean code. To get the most out of this book, you should have a good understanding of HTML and JavaScript and a basic understanding of Angular. What You Will Learn Get a clear overview of TDD in the context of JavaScript with a brief look at testing techniques, tools, and frameworks Get an overview of Karma and create test suites for an Angular application Install and configure Protractor for Angular and explore a few important Protractor APIs Understand automated testing and implement headless automated tests with Karma Implement testing techniques with mocks, broadcast events, and asynchronous behavior Integrate REST-based services and APIs into an application to extract data Automate Karma unit tests with Travis CI In Detail This is a complete guide that shows you testing techniques with Karma that will help you perform unit testing and end-to-end testing with Protractor. It will show you how to optimize your Angular development process using TDD techniques and ensure your final project is free of bugs. All examples in this book are based on Angular v2 and are compatible with Angular v4. We start by reviewing the TDD life cycle, TDD in the context of JavaScript, and various JavaScript test tools and frameworks. You will see how Karma and Protractor can make your life easier while running JavaScript unit tests. We will enable you to build a test suite for an Angular application and build a testable medium-to-large scale Angular application by handling REST API data. Building on the initial foundational aspects, we move on to testing for multiple classes, partial views, location references, CSS, and the HTML element. In addition, we will explore how to use a headless browser with Karma. We will also configure a Karma file to automate the testing and tackle elements of Angular (components, services, classes, and broadcasting) using TDD. Finally, you will find out how to pull data using an external API, set up and configure Protractor to use a standalone Selenium server, and set up Travis CI and Karma to test your application. Style and approach This book is a complete guide to Angular unit testing techniques using Karma and performing end-to-end testing with Protractor.

Web Development with MongoDB and NodeJS

Author: Mithun Satheesh
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781785287459
Release Date: 2015-10-30
Genre: Computers

Build an interactive and full-featured web application from scratch using Node.js and MongoDB About This Book Configure your development environment to use Node.js and MongoDB Use Node.js to connect to a MongoDB database and perform data manipulations A practical guide with clear instructions to design and develop a complete web application from start to finish Who This Book Is For This book is designed for JavaScript developers of any skill level that want to get up and running using Node.js and MongoDB to build full-featured web applications. A basic understanding of JavaScript and HTML is the only requirement for this book. What You Will Learn Configure your development environment to use Node.js and MongoDB Write and configure a web server using Node.js powered by the Express.js framework Build dynamic HTML pages using the Handlebars template engine Persist application data using MongoDB and Mongoose ODM Test your code using automated testing tools such as the Mocha framework Deploy the development environment to the cloud using services such as Heroku, Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft Azure Explore Single-Page application frameworks to take your web applications to the next level In Detail Node.js and MongoDB are quickly becoming one of the most popular tech stacks for the web. Powered by Google's V8 engine, Node.js caters to easily building fast, scalable network applications while MongoDB is the perfect fit as a scalable, high-performance, open source NoSQL database solution. Using these two technologies together, web applications can be built quickly and easily and deployed to the cloud with very little difficulty. The book will begin by introducing you to the groundwork needed to set up the development environment. Here, you will quickly run through the steps necessary to get the main application server up and running. Then you will see how to use Node.js to connect to a MongoDB database and perform data manipulations. From here on, the book will take you through integration with third-party tools for interaction with web apps. It then moves on to show you how to use controllers and view models to generate reusable code that will reduce development time. Toward the end of the book, we will cover tests to properly execute the code and some popular frameworks for developing web applications. By the end of the book, you will have a running web application developed with MongoDB and Node.js along with it's popular frameworks. Style and approach An easy guide to Node.js and MongoDB, which will quickly introduce you to the relevant concepts by taking you through the different steps involved in building a full-fledged web application.

Angular 2 Cookbook

Author: Matt Frisbie
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781785887505
Release Date: 2017-01-20
Genre: Computers

Discover over 70 recipes that provide the solutions you need to know to face every challenge in Angular 2 head on About This Book A first-rate reference guide with a clear structure and intuitive index that gives you as a developer exactly the information you want in exactly the way you want it Covers no legacy material from the outdated Angular release candidates; it is up-to-date with the latest release of Angular 2.4 All the code in the book is explicitly written out, and every piece of code shown is a step towards building a simple working example Who This Book Is For This book is for developers who are competent with JavaScript and are looking to dive headfirst into the TypeScript edition of Angular 2. This book is also geared towards developers with experience in Angular 1 who are looking to make the transition. What You Will Learn Understand how to best move an Angular 1 application to Angular 2 Build a solid foundational understanding of the core elements of Angular 2 such as components, forms, and services Gain an ability to wield complex topics such as Observables and Promises Properly implement applications utilizing advanced topics such as dependency injection Know how to maximize the performance of Angular 2 applications Understand the best ways to take an Angular 2 application from TypeScript in a code editor to a fully function application served on your site Get to know the best practices when organizing and testing a large Angular 2 application In Detail Angular 2 introduces an entirely new way to build applications. It wholly embraces all the newest concepts that are built into the next generation of browsers, and it cuts away all the fat and bloat from Angular 1. This book plunges directly into the heart of all the most important Angular 2 concepts for you to conquer. In addition to covering all the Angular 2 fundamentals, such as components, forms, and services, it demonstrates how the framework embraces a range of new web technologies such as ES6 and TypeScript syntax, Promises, Observables, and Web Workers, among many others. This book covers all the most complicated Angular concepts and at the same time introduces the best practices with which to wield these powerful tools. It also covers in detail all the concepts you'll need to get you building applications faster. Oft-neglected topics such as testing and performance optimization are widely covered as well. A developer that reads through all the content in this book will have a broad and deep understanding of all the major topics in the Angular 2 universe. Style and approach This book follows a cookbook approach—each recipe presents a unique problem to which the solution is presented in a clear, concise, and manner step-by-step manner. With practical hands-on guidance in each and every recipe, you'll be able to get to grips with the concepts.

Pro AngularJS

Author: Adam Freeman
Publisher: Apress
ISBN: 9781430264491
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Computers

AngularJS is the leading framework for building dynamic JavaScript applications that take advantage of the capabilities of modern browsers and devices. AngularJS, which is maintained by Google, brings the power of the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern to the client, providing the foundation for complex and rich web apps. It allows you to build applications that are smaller, faster, and with a lighter resource footprint than ever before. Best-selling author Adam Freeman explains how to get the most from AngularJS. He begins by describing the MVC pattern and the many benefits that can be gained from separating your logic and presentation code. He then shows how you can use AngularJS's features within in your projects to produce professional-quality results. Starting from the nuts-and-bolts and building up to the most advanced and sophisticated features AngularJS is carefully unwrapped, going in-depth to give you the knowledge you need. Each topic is covered clearly and concisely and is packed with the details you need to learn to be truly effective. The most important features are given a no-nonsense in-depth treatment and chapters include common problems and details of how to avoid them.