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Russ FergusonBeginning JavaScripthttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-4395-4_2

2. JavaScript and Development Tools

Russ Ferguson1 
Ocean, NJ, USA

There is a lot to get your head around if you are new to developing JavaScript applications. A question often asked is “Where do I start?” This is the goal of this chapter, to help you locate resources and tools that can help you on the path to developing applications with JavaScript. I will also go over some basic usage of these tools. This chapter is not designed to be a definitive guide or as product placement, but it should point you in the right direction.

Here are a few subjects I will go over in this chapter:
  • Tutorials and resources

  • Integrated development environments (IDEs)

  • A quick ...

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