JavaScript Variables and Types

JavaScript is one of the most used programming languages for developing web applications. In this course, you are going to learn some advanced JavaScript topics that can help you to make your code more readable and maintainable.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 19, 2019
Duration
43m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 19, 2019
Duration
43m
Description

At the core of working with variables and types in JavaScript is a thorough knowledge of employing variables, literals and assignments, and applying primitive types. In this course, JavaScript Variables and Types, you’ll learn how to work with variables and types in JavaScript. First, you’ll learn how to employ variables. Next, you’ll explore employing literals and assignments. Finally, you’ll discover how to apply primitive types. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a foundational knowledge of employing variables, literals and assignments, and applying primitive types that will help you as you move forward to work with variables and types in JavaScript.

About the author
About the author

Barry is a software architect and developer with a passion for the cloud. He has worked for lots of companies throughout the last decade and is keen to share his knowledge with the community. He co-founded a usergroup focused on technology and soft-skills and currently teaches people about the benefits of the cloud.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone, my name is Barry, and welcome to my course, JavaScript Variables and Types. I am an independent software developer and architect with a passion for the cloud and web development. JavaScript is one of the most used programming languages for developing web applications. Because of that, you should learn as much as you can about it so that you can excel at creating web applications. In this course, you are going to learn some advanced JavaScript topics that can help you to make your code more readable and maintainable. Some of the major topics that we will cover include template literals and tagged templates, the difference between the let and const keywords, and how to test strings for specific content. By the end of this course, you'll know how to make your JavaScript code more maintainable. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with JavaScript and the basics of web development. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn some advanced JavaScript features with the JavaScript Variables and Types course, at Pluralsight.