Difference between revisions of "AJAX"

Jump to: navigation, search

Note: You are currently viewing documentation for Moodle 2.0. Up-to-date documentation for the latest stable version is available here: AJAX.

(Ajax in Moodle)
(See also)
Line 16: Line 16:
* [[Unobtrusive javascript]]
* [[Unobtrusive javascript]]
* [[Hijax]]
* [[Hijax]]
* [[Development:Firebug#Debugging_AJAX_with_Firebug|Debugging AJAX with Firebug]]

Revision as of 10:43, 7 April 2011

AJAX (Asynchronous Javascript and XML) is a modern web design technique that allows for more interactivity by making webpages that fetch data in the background and alter themselves without reloading. This makes the website feel much more like an application. AJAX is a new way of working with existing technologies (including HTML, Javascript, CSS and the XMLHttpRequest object amongst others) rather than a new piece of technology in itself.

Ajax in Moodle

As of July 2006, Moodle has adopted the Yahoo! user interface library and most future work in this area will build upon that foundation.

There are several current projects that make use of these technologies e.g.:

See also