Learn Enough JavaScript to Be Dangerous (Addison-Wesley)
Monday, 27 June 2022

In this book, subtitled "Write Programs, Publish Packages, and Develop Interactive Websites with JavaScript", Michael Hartl teaches the specific concepts, skills, and approaches you need to be professionally productive. Treating JavaScript as a general-purpose language right from the start, Hartl offers examples for creating dynamic effects in browsers and for writing scripts and modules using Node.js. Focused exercises help you internalize what matters, without wasting time on details pros don't care about.

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Author: Michael Hartl
Publisher: Addison-Wesley
Date: June 2022
Pages: 304
ISBN: 978-0137843749
Print: 0137843747
Kindle: B09RDSVV7N
Audience: Would-be JavaScript developers
Level: Introductory/Intermediate
Category: JavaScript

Topics covered:

  • Rapidly deploying a simple JavaScript app to the live Web
  • Working with strings and other native JavaScript objects
  • Applying functions and elegant, powerful functional-programming techniques
  • Creating new objects with both properties and methods
  • Writing tests and improving code with test-driven development (TDD)
  • Developing and using self-contained, modular NPM software packages
  • Adding interactivity with event listeners, dynamic HTML forms, and DOM manipulation
  • Writing useful, nontrivial JavaScript shell scripts
  • Building an industrial-grade interactive website with JavaScript, from start to finish

For recommendations of JavaScript books see JavaScript Beginners Book Choice and Advanced JavaScript Book Choices in our Programmer's Bookshelf section.

 

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