JavaScript for Novices


Douglas Crockford

You are a novice in JavaScript. We are going to help you to reach level of Juniour JavaScript developer.

This section of is designed to present you most important parts of JavaScript. We will give you with the most essential parts of JavaScript not dive deep into technical part for geeks.

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Standards and versions support.

It is useful to understand the difference between different versions of JavaScript to know which parts of it and when to use.


Variables names. Declaration and assigning. Variables types and typeof operator. Variable Scope. Javascript hoisting.

Flow control and loops.

if...else statement; for, do…while, while loops; switch; loop control (label; break ; continue );