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backbone.jsHow do I create a "Hello World" example using Backbone.js?

Creating a "Hello World" example using Backbone.js is quite simple.

  1. Create an HTML page with the following code:
    <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.3.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
    <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/underscore.js/1.9.1/underscore-min.js"></script>
    <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/backbone.js/1.3.3/backbone-min.js"></script>
    <div id="app"></div>
  1. Create a script tag in the HTML page and add the following code:
  var AppView = Backbone.View.extend({
    el: '#app',
    render: function(){
      this.$el.html("Hello World!");

  var appView = new AppView();

This code will create a view and attach it to the HTML element with the ID of app. The view will then render the text "Hello World!" into that element.

The output of this code will be the text "Hello World!" rendered on the page.

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