JavaScript For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Oct 28, 2004 - Computers - 432 pages
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  • Responding to reader feedback, the author has thoroughly revamped the book with more step-by-step coverage of JavaScript basics, an exclusive focus on Internet Explorer, and many complete sample scripts
  • Updated to cover JavaScript 1.5, the latest release of this popular Web scripting language
  • Using lots of examples, including a sample working Web site, the book shows how to create dynamic and interactive pages, build entire sites, and automate pages
 

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It has helped me learn JavaScript very easily and now i'm starting to write my own scripts! Read full review

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Contents

All You Ever Wanted to Know about JavaScript But Were Afraid to Ask
9
Writing Your Very First Script
23
JavaScript Language Basics
35
JavaScriptAccessible Data Getting Acquainted with the Document Object Model
73
Creating Dynamic Web Pages
103
Detecting Your Users Browser Environments
105
Thats How the Cookie Crumbles
125
Working with Browser Windows and Frames
143
Handling UserInitiated Events
239
Handling Runtime Errors
249
The Part of Tens
253
Top Ten Or So Online JavaScript Resources
255
Ten Or So Most Common JavaScript Mistakes And How to Avoid Them
261
Ten Or So Tips for Debugging Your Scripts
273
Appendixes
293
JavaScript Reserved Words
295

Making Your Site Easy For Visitors to Navigate and Use
155
Creating Interactive Images
157
Creating Menus
181
Creating Expandable Site Maps
191
Creating PopUp Help Tooltips
201
Interacting with Users
213
Handling Forms
215
JavaScript Color Values
297
Document Object Model Reference
303
Special Characters
329
About the CD
335
Index
341
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Emily Vander Veer is an experienced Web developer with a talent for making technology understandable. She's the author or coauthor of eleven books on Web technology.

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