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Regular Expressions in JavaScript – Master Course and Projects [Video]

By : Aarthi Elumalai
Book Image

Regular Expressions in JavaScript – Master Course and Projects [Video]

By: Aarthi Elumalai

Overview of this book

Regular expressions are an essential part of problem solving in computer science. It can be tricky to learn if you don't approach the topic right. This course breaks down regular expressions into manageable parts so that you can learn them quickly and retain the concepts for much longer. This course is useful for both JavaScript programmers and programmers of other languages because it focuses on the core concepts of regular expressions before teaching you how to apply them in JavaScript. You'll also learn the sheer power of regular expressions used in combination with the powerhouse that is the JavaScript language. Add the latest ECMAScript updates to the mix, and you end up with something that is unparalleled in other languages. Every concept is explained using a wealth of examples to help you understand the concepts better. All the code and supporting files for this course are available here: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Regular-Expressions-in-JavaScript-Master-Course-and-Projects
Table of Contents (11 chapters)
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Literal/special characters
Chapter 8
Lazy and greedy matches
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Section 2
Lazy matching - why do you need it and how to activate it
Lazy and greedy matches: Lazy matching - why do you need it and how to activate it