Learning JavaScript : A Hands-On Guide to the Fundamentals of Modern JavaScript, Paperback / softback Book

Learning JavaScript : A Hands-On Guide to the Fundamentals of Modern JavaScript Paperback / softback


Get Started Fast with Modern JavaScript Web Development!

With the arrival of HTML5, jQuery, and Ajax, JavaScript web development skills are more valuable than ever!

This complete, hands-on JavaScript tutorial covers everything you need to know now. Using line-by-line code walkthroughs and end-of-chapter exercises, top web developer and speaker Tim Wright will help you get results fast, even if you've never written a line of JavaScript before. Smart, friendly, enthusiastic, and packed with modern examples, Learning JavaScript covers both design-level and development-level JavaScript.

You'll find expert knowledge and best practices for everything from jQuery and interface design to code organization and front-end templating.

Wright's focused coverage includes regular break points and clear reviews that make modern JavaScript easier to learn-and easier to use!

Learning JavaScript is your fastest route to success with JavaScript-whether you're entirely new to the language or you need to sharpen and upgrade skills you first learned a decade ago! Coverage includes * Mastering all of the JavaScript concepts and terminology you need to write new programs or efficiently modify existing code* Creating robust, secure code for both the design and development levels* Maximizing usability, reusability, accessibility, clarity, security, and performance* Taking full advantage of the browser environments your code will run in* Accessing the DOM to create behaviors and data interactions* Storing data for easy and efficient access* Using variables, functions, loops, and other core language features* Interacting with users through events* Communicating with servers through Ajax* Improving your productivity with JavaScript libraries


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 360 pages
  • Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Web programming
  • ISBN: 9780321832740



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