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Using jQuery with Liferay, Part 2

Published on August 12, 2009 By Jeff Robinson

Four more core effects are Show, Toggle, Fade In, and Animate.   This week’s portlet and the screencast below gives a demonstration of these four effects in a Liferay Portlet. As I should have mentioned last time, the code within the portlet to do one of these effects is very small. Here’s the code for […]

Using jQuery with Liferay, Part 1

Published on August 3, 2009 By Jeff Robinson

This week I’ll start with another very interesting look at using the extremely powerful jQuery library within Liferay portlets. Many new users to Liferay are unaware of these core features so I thought I would start out with introducing four of them – Fade Out, Slide up, Hide and Slide Down . The video below […]

Hello jQuery Portlet

Published on May 17, 2009 By Jeff Robinson

I was recently asked: “What is jQuery?”. By now, most Javascript enthusiasts understand the advantages of jQuery‘s power. To demonstrate one of those advantages, I’ve added a simple portlet demonstrating the use of jQuery with a submit button. Play the video below to see this portlet in action. Notice that the screen immediately updates and […]