Performance

Deprecation of the section used as a container

Since the version 1.4-10, the usage of a section with a macro becomes the only supported way to use a section, as follow: {section {id: "sectionId", macro: "mySectionContent"} /} {macro mySectionContent}   // Section content {/macro} Or, with some parameters: {section {   id: "sectionId",   macro: {     name: "mySectionContent",     args: …

Refresh strategy in complex templates

In a Rich Internet Application, the user interface has to reactively change upon user interaction or after receiving data from the server. Aria Templates offers several mechanisms for refreshing the view (as explained in this article). Full or partial refresh? It is possible to trigger the refresh of a template by calling the $refresh method …

Templates vs. macros

When developing the UI of your application in Aria Templates, you might find yourself wondering: ¬†should I use a sub-template or a macro for the display of a certain panel? This article intends to provide some hints on how to take the right decision, although sometimes it might be a personal choice with no visible …