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JavaScript in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Learning Lab)

JavaScript in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Learning Lab)

Learning Lab

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  • List Price: $49.99
  • About this Learning Lab
  • A Learning Lab is a self-paced, digital course that integrates text, graphics, video screencasts, and interactive quizzes into one complete tutorial. Some Learning Labs include additional features, such as an interactive code editor. Read the product description for each Learning Lab for more details. The Learning Lab will be accessible from your Account page after purchase.

    Viewing the Learning Labs requires a web browser that fully supports HTML5. Supported platforms are:

    • Windows XP (Firefox only)
    • Windows 7 or 8 (IE10, Chrome, or Firefox)
    • Mac OS X (Safari, Firefox, or Chrome)
    • Linux (Chrome or Firefox)
    • iOS 6 or iOS 7 (Mobile Safari)

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Description

  • Copyright 2014
  • Edition: 1st
  • Learning Lab
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-392756-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-392756-6

Learn JavaScript in just 24 one-hour online lessons


With this interactive online course — featuring step-by-step lessons, expert video instruction, live code editing, and interactive quizzes — you can quickly teach yourself to create dynamic, interactive Web pages with the popular and ubiquitous JavaScript web programming language.


Sams Teach Yourself JavaScript in 24 Hours has a straightforward, step-by-step approach that helps you master fundamental JavaScript skills. And with this exclusive online Learning Lab edition of the book you can:

  • Read the complete text of the book online — at your own pace, whenever you want
  • Watch an expert instructor show you how perform key tasks in more than 50 short, easy-to-follow videos
  • Try each of the examples yourself in an interactive online code editing sandbox — and see the results with the click of a button
  • Test your understanding of the material after each lesson with a fully interactive online quiz

Three sample lessons are available for FREE online exactly as they appear in the full online Learning Lab — with complete video walkthroughs, code editing sandboxes, and interactive quizzes (HTML5 browser required). Try them out today!


Learn how to…

  • Use JavaScript to build dynamic, interactive Web pages
  • Debug scripts
  • Create scripts that work in all browsers
  • Work with HTML5 and CSS3
  • Leverage the popular jQuery library
  • Control CSS with simple JavaScripts
  • Add Ajax effects to your web pages
  • Script animations and music

About This Learning Lab: A Learning Lab is a self-paced online course that integrates text, graphics, video screencasts, live code editing sandboxes, and interactive quizzes into a complete tutorial. It is delivered online from a link that will be available on your InformIT Account page after purchase. Once purchased you can view the Learning Lab course in any web browser that supports HTML5, including the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Internet Explorer. Supported platforms are:

  • Windows XP (Firefox only)
  • Windows 7 or 8 (Chrome or Firefox)
  • Mac OS X (Safari, Firefox, or Chrome)
  • Linux (Chrome or Firefox)
  • iOS 6 or iOS 7 (Mobile Safari)

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Contents

Three sample lessons (Hours 1, 2, and 3) are available for viewing online, exactly as they appear in the full Learning Lab with complete video walkthroughs and interactive quizzes (HTML5 browser required). Just click on a link below.

Introduction

PART I: FIRST STEPS WITH JAVASCRIPT

Hour 1: Introducing JavaScript

Hour 2: Writing Simple Scripts

Hour 3: Using Functions

Hour 4: DOM Objects and Built-In Objects

Hour 5: Different Types of Data

PART II: MORE ADVANCED JAVASCRIPT

Hour 6: Scripts That Do More

Hour 7: Object Oriented Programming

Hour 8: Meet JSON

Hour 9: Responding to Events

Hour 10: JavaScript and Cookies

PART III: WORKING WITH THE DOCUMENT OBJECT MODEL

Hour 11: Navigating the DOM

Hour 12: Scripting the DOM

Hour 13: JavaScript and CSS

Hour 14: Good Coding Practice

Hour 15: Graphics and Animation

PART IV: AJAX

Hour 16: Introducing Ajax

Hour 17: Creating a Simple Ajax Library

Hour 18: Solving Ajax Problems

PART V: USING JAVASCRIPT LIBRARIES

Hour 19: Making Life Easier with Libraries

Hour 20: A Closer Look at jQuery

Hour 21: The jQuery UI User Interface Library

PART VI: USING JAVASCRIPT WITH OTHER WEB TECHNOLOGIES

Hour 22: JavaScript and Multimedia

Hour 23: HTML5 and JavaScript

Hour 24: JavaScript Beyond the Web Page

PART VII: APPENDIXES

Appendix A: Tools for JavaScript Development

Appendix B: JavaScript Quick Reference

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