JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide : JavaSc Absolu Begi ePub1
by Kirupa Chinnathambi


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JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide

No experience necessary!


Make the most of JavaScript — even if you've never programmed anything before. This book is the fastest way to learn JavaScript and use it together with CSS3 and HTML5 to create powerful web and mobile experiences.  Read more...


 
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Overview

JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide

No experience necessary!


Make the most of JavaScript — even if you've never programmed anything before. This book is the fastest way to learn JavaScript and use it together with CSS3 and HTML5 to create powerful web and mobile experiences. Learn how to do what you want, the way you want, one incredibly easy step at a time. JavaScript has never been this simple!


This is the easiest, most practical beginner's guide to programming JavaScript with simple, reliable instructions for doing everything you really want to do! Here's a small sample of what you'll learn:

  • Learn why JavaScript is awesome
  • Organize your code with variables
  • Understand how functions make your code reusable
  • Use the popular if/else statement to help make a decision in code
  • Learn about switch statements and when to use them
  • Work with for, while, and do...while loops
  • Learn how to use global and local scope
  • Understand what closures are
  • Learn about the various places your code can live
  • Understand how to write comments and good commenting practices
  • Learn about the basic types of objects you'll run into in JavaScript
  • Find out that pizza has an educational value beyond just being deliciously awesome
  • Understand how text is treated in JavaScript
  • Learn how to perform common string operations
  • Use arrays to handle lists of data
  • Learn to create custom objects
  • Purchase of JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide in any format includes free access to the online Web Edition, which provides several special features to help you learn:

  • The complete text of the book online
  • Short videos by the author introducing each chapter
  • Interactive quizzes to test your understanding of the material
  • Updates and corrections as they become available
  • This Web Edition can be viewed on all types of computers and mobile devices with any modern web browser that supports HTML5.
    Contents at a Glance


    1 Hello, World!


    Part I: The Basic Stuff

    2 Values and Variables

    3 Functions

    4 Conditional Statements: If, Else, and Switch

    5 Meet the Loops: For, While, and Do...While!

    6 Timers

    7 Variable Scope

    8 Closures

    9 Where Should Your Code Live?

    10 Commenting Your Code


    Part II: It's an Object-Oriented World

    11 Of Pizza, Types, Primitives, and Objects

    12 Strings

    13 When Primitives Behave Like Objects

    14 Arrays

    15 Numbers

    16 A Deeper Look at Objects

    17 Extending Built-in Objects

    18 Booleans and the Stricter === and !== Operators

    19 Null and Undefined

    20 Immediately Invoked Function Expressions


    Part III: Working with the DOM

    21 JS, The Browser, and The DOM

    22 Finding Elements in the DOM

    23 Modifying DOM Elements

    24 Styling Your Content

    25 Traversing the DOM

    26 Creating and Removing DOM Elements

    27 In-Browser Developer Tools


    Part IV: Dealing with Events

    28 Events

    29 Event Bubbling and Capturing

    30 Mouse Events

    31 Keyboard Events

    32 Page Load Events and Other Stuff

    33 Handling Events for Multiple Elements

    34...


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    Details
    • ISBN: 9780134498621
    • Publisher: Pearson Education
    • Imprint: Que Publishing
    • Date: July 2016
     
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