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JavaScript is a high-level, object-based, dynamic scripting language popular as a tool for making webpages interactive.

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  • Understanding Classes in JavaScript

    Understanding prototypical inheritance is paramount to being an effective JavaScript developer. Being familiar with classes is extremely helpful, as popular JavaScript libraries such as React make frequent use of the ...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
  • How To Add JavaScript to HTML

    This tutorial will go over how to incorporate JavaScript into your web files, both inline into an HTML document and as a separate file.
    By Lisa Tagliaferri JavaScript Development
  • Understanding Date and Time in JavaScript

    JavaScript comes with the built in Date object and related methods. This tutorial will go over how to format and use date and time in JavaScript.
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
  • How To Index, Split, and Manipulate Strings in JavaScript

    In this tutorial, we will learn the difference between string primitives and the String object, how strings are indexed, how to access characters in a string, and common properties and methods used on strings.
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
  • How To Work with JSON in JavaScript

    This tutorial provides an introduction to working with JSON in JavaScript. Some general use cases of JSON include: storing data, generating data from user input, transferring data from server to client and vice versa,...
    By Lisa Tagliaferri Development JavaScript
  • Understanding Map and Set Objects in JavaScript

    Introduced in ECMAScript 2015, Maps in JavaScript are ordered collections of key/value pairs, and Sets are collections of unique values. In this article, you will go over the Map and Set objects, what makes them simil...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
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    How To Install Node.js on CentOS 8

    In this guide, we will show you three different ways of getting Node.js installed on a CentOS 8 server: using dnf to install the nodejs package from CentOS's default AppStream repository; installing nvm, the Node Vers...
    By Brian Boucheron Node.js JavaScript CentOS CentOS 8
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    An Introduction to jQuery

    This guide will take you through the JavaScript jQuery library by covering how to install jQuery in a web project; the definitions of important web development concepts such as API, DOM, and CDN; common jQuery selecto...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development Programming Project
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    How To Set Up a React Project with Create React App

    Starting a new JavaScript project with React used to be a complicated process. But now, Create React App includes all the JavaScript packages you need to run a React project, including code transpiling, basic linting,...
    By Joe Morgan React Development JavaScript
  • How To Access Elements in the DOM

    In order to be proficient at accessing elements in the DOM, it is necessary to have a working knowledge of CSS selectors, syntax and terminology as well as an understanding of HTML elements. In this tutorial, we will ...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
  • Understanding Objects in JavaScript

    Objects are an integral and foundational aspect of most JavaScript programs. For example, a user account object may contain such data as usernames, passwords, and e-mail addresses. Another common use case is a web sho...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
  • How To Work with Strings in JavaScript

    A string is a sequence of one or more characters that may consist of letters, numbers, or symbols. Strings in JavaScript are primitive data types and immutable, which means they are unchanging. As strings are the way ...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
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    Using .map() to Iterate Through Array Items in JavaScript

    One of the most popular methods of iterating through datasets in JavaScript is the .map() method. .map() creates an array from calling a specific function on each item in the parent array. .map() is a non-mutating met...
    By William Imoh JavaScript Development
  • How To Use Object Methods in JavaScript

    Objects in JavaScript are collections of key/value pairs. The values can consist of properties and methods, and may contain all other JavaScript data types, such as strings,...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
  • How To Modify Attributes, Classes, and Styles in the DOM

    In this tutorial, we will learn how to further alter the DOM by modifying styles, classes, and other attributes of HTML element nodes. This will give you a greater understanding of how to manipulate essential elements...
    By Tania Rascia Development JavaScript
  • Understanding Default Parameters in JavaScript

    In ECMAScript 2015, default function parameters were introduced to the JavaScript programming language. These allow developers to initialize a function with default values if the arguments are not supplied to the func...
    By Tania Rascia Development JavaScript
  • How To Write Your First JavaScript Program

    This tutorial will walk you through creating a "Hello, World!" program in JavaScript. To make the program more interesting, we’ll modify the traditional “Hello, World!” program so that it asks the user for their name....
    By Lisa Tagliaferri JavaScript Development Programming Project
  • Understanding Prototypes and Inheritance in JavaScript

    JavaScript is a prototype-based language, meaning object properties and methods can be shared through generalized objects that have the ability to be cloned and extended. This is known as prototypical inheritance and ...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
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    An Introduction to JSON

    JSON — short for JavaScript Object Notation — is a format for sharing data. As its name suggests, JSON is derived from the JavaScript programming language, but it’s available for use by many languages. This informatio...
    By Lisa Tagliaferri Development JavaScript Conceptual
  • Introduction to the DOM

    The Document Object Model, usually referred to as the DOM, is an essential part of making websites interactive. It is an interface that allows a programming language to manipulate the content, structure, and style of ...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development