The professional developer’s JavaScript handbook!

JavaScript The Comprehensive Guide

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982 pages, , Print edition paperback
ISBN 978-1-4932-2286-5
982 pages,
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-2287-2
982 pages, , Print edition paperback
E-book formats: EPUB, PDF, online
ISBN 978-1-4932-2288-9
Begin your JavaScript journey with this comprehensive, hands-on guide. You’ll learn everything there is to know about professional JavaScript programming, from core language concepts to essential client-side tasks. Build dynamic web applications with step-by-step instructions and expand your knowledge by exploring server-side development and mobile development. Work with advanced language features, write clean and efficient code, and much more!
  • Your all-in-one guide to JavaScript
  • Work with objects, reference types, events, forms, and web APIs
  • Build server-side applications, mobile applications, desktop applications, and more
  • Download and consult practical code examples
About the Book About the E-book 982 pp., paperback, 1.9 in. Flexible reference book format 7 x 10 in., perfect-bound. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Reader-friendly serif font (TheAntiquaB 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (25 MB), EPUB (21 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you’ll learn about:

  1. Language Review

    Refresh your knowledge or learn JavaScript as a beginner with in-depth coverage of JavaScript basics. Understand how to store values, use data types, control flow, and debug your code.

  2. Client-Side Programming

    Build dynamic web applications by learning to process events, load content, create images, and use web APIs.

  3. Advanced Concepts

    React Native and Iconic, and desktop programming with Electron and NW.js. Work with advanced language features and more.

Highlights include

  • Reference types
  • Objects
  • Events
  • Forms
  • Web APIs
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Functional programming
  • Client-side applications
  • Server-side applications
  • Mobile and desktop applications

Philip Ackermann is CTO of Cedalo GmbH and author of several reference books and technical articles on Java, JavaScript and web development.

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