My name is Edward Tanguay. I'm an American software and web developer living and working in Berlin, Germany.
JQUERY CODE EXAMPLE created on Wednesday, July 07, 2010 permalink
Simple example of javascript which loads jquery locally
Just download the latest version from jquery.com (click the button and copy/paste the text into e.g. the file /jquery-1.4.2.min.js).
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
    <head>
    <script type="text/javascript" src="javascript/jquery-1.4.2.min.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript">
            $(document).ready(function() {
            $("div > div.question").click(function() {
                if($(this).next().is(':hidden')) {
                $(this).next().fadeIn("slow");
                } else {
                $(this).next().fadeOut("slow");
                }
            });    
            });
    
        </script>
        <style>
            div.flashcard {
                margin: 0 10px 10px 0;
            }
            div.flashcard div.question {
                background-color:#ddd;
                width: 400px;        
                padding: 5px;    
                cursor: hand;    
                cursor: pointer;
            }
            div.flashcard div.answer {
                background-color:#eee;
                width: 400px;
                padding: 5px;    
                display: none;        
            }
        </style>
    </head>

<body>
    <div id="1" class="flashcard">
    <div class="question">Who was Wagner?</div>
    <div class="answer">German composer, conductor, theatre director and essayist, primarily known for his operas (or "music dramas", as they were later called). Unlike most other opera composers, Wagner wrote both the music and libretto for every one of his works.</div>
    </div>
    
    <div id="2" class="flashcard">
    <div class="question">Who was Thalberg?</div>
    <div class="answer">a composer and one of the most distinguished virtuoso pianists of the 19th century.</div>
    </div>
</body>
</html>
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