PacktLib: Developing Windows Store Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript

Developing Windows Store Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript

Credits

About the Author

Acknowledgments

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

HTML5 Structure

Understanding semantic elements

Introducing built-in media elements

Introducing feature-rich form elements

Assigning custom data attributes

Summary

Styling with CSS3

The power of CSS3 selectors

Creating fluid layouts with Grid and Flexbox

CSS-powered animations

Introducing media queries

Summary

JavaScript for Windows Apps

Asynchronous programming with Promise objects

Querying the DOM with WinJS.Utilities

Understanding WinJS.xhr

Introducing a new set of controls

Summary

Developing Apps with JavaScript

Introducing the tools

Using Visual Studio and its templates

Getting started with Blank App

Understanding the ListView control

Summary

Binding Data to the App

Getting the data

Displaying the data

Sorting and filtering the data

Summary

Making the App Responsive

Introducing app view states

Handling a view state

Understanding semantic zoom

Summary

Making the App Live with Tiles and Notifications

Introducing tiles, badges, and notifications

Sending notifications

Summary

Signing Users in

Introducing Live Connect

Signing in users to the app

Summary

Adding Menus and Commands

Understanding the app bar

Summary

Packaging and Publishing

Introducing the Windows Store

The Store within Visual Studio

Summary

Developing Apps with XAML

Creating apps with different platforms

Introducing XAML apps

Summary

Index