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JQuery is an open source library created in 2006 by John Resig.

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jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML. It is free, open-source software using the permissive MIT License. Web analysis indicates that it is the most widely deployed JavaScript library by a large margin. Read more on Wikipedia...

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$.ajax({ type: 'POST', url: '/process/submit.php', data: { name : 'John', location : 'Boston', }, }).done(function(msg) { alert('Data Saved: ' + msg); }).fail(function(xmlHttpRequest, statusText, errorThrown) { alert( 'Your form submission failed.\n\n' + 'XML Http Request: ' + JSON.stringify(xmlHttpRequest) + ',\nStatus Text: ' + statusText + ',\nError Thrown: ' + errorThrown); });

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