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JavaScript Projects for Kids

By : Syed Omar Faruk Towaha
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JavaScript Projects for Kids

By: Syed Omar Faruk Towaha

Overview of this book

JavaScript is the most widely-used programming language for web development and that's not all! It has evolved over the years and is now being implemented in an array of environments from websites to robotics. Learning JavaScript will help you see the broader picture of web development. This book will take your imagination to new heights by teaching you how to work with JavaScript from scratch. It will introduce you to HTML and CSS to enhance the appearance of your applications. You’ll then use your skills to build on a cool Battleship game! From there, the book will introduce you to jQuery and show you how you can manipulate the DOM. You’ll get to play with some cool stuff using Canvas and will learn how to make use of Canvas to build a game on the lines of Pacman, only a whole lot cooler! Finally, it will show you a few tricks with OOP to make your code clean and will end with a few road maps on areas you can explore further.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
JavaScript Projects for Kids
About the Author
About the Reviewer

Installing Atom

To install the Atom text editor, follow the link and press Download Windows Installer, as shown in the following screenshot:

A file called AtomSetup.exe will start downloading.

Click on the AtomSetup.exe file to get started with installing Atom.


Make sure that you give the administrative rights while installing it for better performance.

Atom will launch automatically after the installation is completed.

If you are on another platform, use the Other platforms link:

  • If you are a Mac user, go to the link and download the atom-X.X.X-full.nupkg file, where X.X.X is the version number of Atom. Install it by double-clicking on the file.

  • If you are an Ubuntu user, you can follow the link and download the atom-amd64.deb file. After downloading it, launch your Terminal in the same folder, where you placed the file after downloading it. Then, write the following code:

    sudo dpkg --install atom-amd64.deb

    You may need the administrative password to install it. After the installation is complete, you can run Atom from the Terminal by typing Atom and pressing Enter.