Loading, please wait...

Beginning JavaScript - 5 Edition by Jeremy McPeak (Paperback)

About this item


Edition: 5 Edition

Number of Pages: 768

Genre: Computers + Internet

Sub-Genre: Programming Languages

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Wrox Press

Age Range: Adult

Book theme: JavaScript

Author: Jeremy McPeak

Language: English

TCIN: 78198212
UPC: 9781118903339
Item Number (DPCI): 247-31-3546


Learn the latest features and create powerful web apps with JavaScript

JavaScript has shaped the Web from a passive medium into one that is rich, dynamic, and interactive. With this comprehensive beginner's guide, you'll learn JavaScript the way it's most commonly used today--with the latest tools and most up-to-date techniques available so you can start creating dynamic web apps. You'll discover how to work effectively with JavaScript frameworks, functions, and modern browsers, and how to employ the most effective coding practices using HTML5.

Beginning JavaScript, 5th Edition:

  • Presents JavaScript using the most up-to-date coding style
  • Makes it easy to understand JSON, functions, events, and feature detection
  • Teaches the fundamentals of finding, creating, and manipulating elements in the page
  • Utilizes new HTML5 elements and the related API
  • Uncovers tips for new features, including geolocation, local storage, and more
  • Demonstrates how to use JavaScript to make HTTP requests to the web server (Ajax)
  • Covers common mistakes, debugging, and error handling
  • Features helpful exercises with solutions that provide plenty of opportunity to practice, while the companion website offers downloadable code for all examples given in the book

Wrox Beginning guides are crafted to make learning programming languages and technologies easier than you think, providing a structured, tutorial format that will guide you through all the techniques involved.

If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.


From the manufacturer

No information loaded.

Guest Ratings & Reviews

No reviews yet! Be the first to help other guests.

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.

*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.