Beginning JavaScript

The Ultimate Guide to Modern JavaScript Development

Authors: Ferguson, Russ

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  • Complete introduction to JavaScript, how it is used and best practices
  • Fully updated to include updates to the JavaScript API, modern frameworks and tools, and up-to-date methodologies
  • Covers not just how JavaScript is used in the browser, but how it is used on the server side and with frameworks
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About this book

Discover everything you need to know to get up-to-speed with JavaScript development and add dynamic enhancements to web pages. This completely updated third edition reveals how the code works and when to use closures, constants, and execution content. 

Starting with the basics, you’ll see how to employ prototypical inheritance, as well as memory management, variable hoisting and event bubbling. Also covered is an introduction to Node.js and package managers, key to understanding the tools necessary in front-end development and how they are used with current JavaScript frameworks. 

JavaScript is one of the most important technologies on the web, providing the means to add dynamic functionality to your web pages and serving as the backbone of working with frameworks like Angular and React. Beginning JavaScript, Third Edition will take you from being a JavaScript novice to working freely with this important technology - begin your JavaScript journey today! 

What You'll Learn
  • Construct good JavaScript syntax following modern coding practices
  • Use JavaScript to communicate with the server and retrieve data
  • Dynamically manipulate markup, validate forms and deal with images
  • Debug applications using features inside the browser
  • Use TypeScript to bring strong typing to the language
Who This Book Is For 

Beginner to intermediate developers with a basic knowledge of front-end programming who are looking for a deeper understanding of how JavaScript works in the browser and how to answer questions in an interview.

About the authors

Russ Ferguson is a freelance developer and instructor in the New York City area. He has worked with companies of all sizes, from startups to some of the largest organizations in the world.These companies have spanned multiple industries including, Cable Television, Book Publishing, Finance, and Advertising. He has worked on projects for companies like, Bank of America, General Mills, LG, Viacom and DC Comics.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)
  • Introduction to JavaScript

    Pages 1-10

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  • JavaScript and Development Tools

    Pages 11-24

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  • JavaScript Variables

    Pages 25-34

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  • JavaScript Objects and Arrays

    Pages 35-44

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  • JavaScript Functions and Context

    Pages 45-56

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Buy this book

eBook 22,99 €
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 29,11 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-4394-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beginning JavaScript
Book Subtitle
The Ultimate Guide to Modern JavaScript Development
Authors
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Russ Ferguson
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-4395-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-4395-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-4394-7
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XIII, 206
Number of Illustrations
53 b/w illustrations
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