JavaScript


Learn JavaScript: How Long Does it Take and How Hard is it?

So, you have decided you want to learn JavaScript. Great! JavaScript has been one of the most commonly used languages in the world for some time. It is powerful, diverse and can work on both front and back-end applications. In this article, we look at some JavaScript tips & tricks. With a huge following, there […]

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The Best Coding Languages for Web Development in 2022

The last few years have shown a booming industry boom even further. Web development has become increasingly important to every industry. In this article, we look at some of the best coding languages for 2022.  When the web started, deciding what language to use was relatively easy. The 1993 version of this article would be […]

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What’s the difference between Java and JavaScript?

Java and JavaScript are among the most known and most used programming languages. Unfortunately, the similarity in the language name often causes confusion. The following article highlights some of the differences and similarities between these two programming languages. Java and JavaScript History Java is a compiled and object-oriented, general-purpose programming language, first released in 1996 […]

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What is AngularJS?

AngularJS is a JavaScript MVC framework for building dynamic, single-page web applications. When we say dynamic, we mean that the data and information used and displayed in the application can change automatically without manually editing or updating by a developer. AngularJS is an open-source framework project maintained by Google. It maintains a powerful list of […]

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Javascript – career change opportunities

Since March 2020, the way we work has changed completely. More and more businesses are letting people work from home. Technology has accelerated, and recently many people have been forced to consider a career change because of layoffs and lockdowns. For those who are now looking towards a new career – JavaScript is opening worlds […]

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What is JavaScript and how is it used?

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Thoughts on the 5 Day Coding Challenge

My name is Billy Keenan, and I work in the marketing department of Code Institute. Some background on myself, I studied Communications Studies in Dublin City University. While I was studying, I worked as a journalist to support myself and was heavily involved in DCU’s Media Production Society. With this in mind, when Code Institute’s […]

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What Is Front End and Back End Development?

Front end and back end development are two vital areas of coding. Front end development describes that programming that is done to a site to impact the client-side or the user side of a website or application. Back end development is the programming done to the server-side or the side that only a developer sees.  […]

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Create Stunning Visuals with D3.js

D3.js, or D3, is a compelling framework in web development. It is an open-source JavaScript library that is used for manipulating documents based on data. It produces dynamic visualisations of data for the web. D3.js provides the building blocks for displaying data through colourful charts, graphs, and maps – instead of boring text and spreadsheets.  […]

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A Comparison of Popular Programming Languages

 Though many developers like to declare one programming language better over another, the truth is they all have their pros and cons. Since many languages are modeled after each other, their syntax and structures can be quite similar – so learning one will help you learn another. When choosing which language to learn, it helps […]

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