ISBN 9789351101291,JavaScript for PHP Developers: A Concise Guide to Mastering JavaScript

JavaScript for PHP Developers: A Concise Guide to Mastering JavaScript



Shroff Publishers & Distributors Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9789351101291

ISBN-10 9351101290

Paper Back

Number of Pages 178 Pages
Language (English)

Programming languages

If you want to significantly expand your web development skills beyond PHP, this practical, hands-on book teaches you ECMA Script the core JavaScript language from the ground up. You ll discover some similarities between JavaScript and PHP, such as conditions and loops, but the primary focus is on JavaScript s unique object creation, classes, prototypes and inheritance.

JavaScript knowledge is essential for working with today s Web, whether you re building applications for the client, the server, or for mobile use and your PHP experience gives you a head start. This book will help you become fluent with JavaScript quickly and then serve as a handy reference once you start coding.

Explore JavaScript syntax, including variables, arrays, loops and conditions
Learn how functions are important in JavaScript and why theyre actually objects
Delve into JavaScript s object-oriented features, including prototypes, code reuse and inheritance
Examine the built-in API and explore its global functions, properties and objects
Learn about updates in ECMAScript5, the latest version of the standard
Use common design patterns to organize your code in large applications