Learning JavaScript, Learning jQuery

Self-Paced Online Courses with Video, Text, Quizzes, and Code Sandbox

  • Read the complete text of the book online using an HTML5 web browser.
  • Watch an expert instructor show you how to perform step-by-step tasks in more than 50 short, easy-to-follow videos.
  • Run code snippets in an interactive code editing sandbox—no pre-installed software or plug-ins needed!
  • Test your understanding of the material with fully interactive online quizzes at the end of each chapter.

Whether you need to teach yourself, or know someone who does, we think you will like this interactive approach to learning. Check out sample lessons, watch our video tour, and/or read an interview with the authors.

Featured Learning Labs

Android Application Development in 24 Hours   Swift in 24 Hours, 2nd Edition   HTML5 Mobile Application Development in 24 Hours   JavaScript in 24 Hours
HTML and CSS in 24 Hours   jQuery and JavaScript in 24 Hours   Responsive Web Design in 24 Hours   Programming in C
NoSQL with MongoDB in 24 Hours   nity Game Development in 24 Hours, 2nd Edition   SQL in 10 Minutes   C++ Learning Lab


A Quick Tour of Learning Labs


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Sample LessonTry out a Learning Lab with free sample lessons (three for each Lab)

Teach Yourself jQuery and JavaScript

Teach Yourself JavaScript

Teach Yourself HTML and CSS

Teach Yourself HTML5 Mobile App Development


Jennifer Kyrnin, Brad Dayley, and Phil Ballard answer some questions about this new format and what you can learn from it.

Our Partners

We have partnered with Programmr, a pioneer in online coding technology, to create the browser-based code editing sandbox.

With Programmr's technology, not only can users code and run apps in a variety of technologies - like Ruby, Python, Android and iOS - online, but they can also test their skills by attempting browser-based challenges and contests on these popular technologies.

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