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backbone.jsHow can I use Backbone.js and Handlebars together?

Backbone.js and Handlebars can be used together to create dynamic, interactive web applications. Handlebars is a powerful templating language that allows you to create HTML templates and render data to the page. Backbone.js provides the structure and framework to create the application, and Handlebars provides the template for the views.

Here is an example of how to use Backbone.js and Handlebars together:

// Define a simple model
var MyModel = Backbone.Model.extend({
    defaults: {
        name: "",
        age: 0

// Create a view to render the template
var MyView = Backbone.View.extend({
    template: Handlebars.compile($('#myTemplate').html()),
    render: function() {
        return this;

// Create an instance of the model and view
var myModel = new MyModel({
    name: "John Doe",
    age: 30
var myView = new MyView({ model: myModel });

// Render the view

This example creates a Backbone model and view, and renders the view using Handlebars. The template is defined in an HTML element with an id of myTemplate:

<script id="myTemplate" type="text/x-handlebars-template">
    <p>Age: {{age}}</p>

The output of this code would be:

<h1>John Doe</h1>
<p>Age: 30</p>

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