File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes HTML, CSS and JavaScript and the fly likes Benefits of OO JavaScript Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of REST with Spring (video course) this week in the Spring forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Engineering » HTML, CSS and JavaScript
Reply locked New topic

Benefits of OO JavaScript

Prabhu Venkatachalam
Ranch Hand

Joined: Nov 16, 2005
Posts: 502


I have a questions

1. what is benefit of OO javascript than normal procedure based javascript? Is it something with enhanced functions or just OO based?


Prabhu Venkatachalam<br />SCJP 1.4,SCWCD 1.4<br />
Stoyan Stefanov
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jul 16, 2008
Posts: 61
well, one simple thing you can do to improve the procedural style is two put all your usual functions behind a namespace (example in this post) to help keep the global namespace clean and avoid naming collisions.

Other than that the benefits of OO in general apply to JS as well.

<a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">my OOJS book</a>
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Benefits of OO JavaScript
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition