Complete Guide to Modern JavaScript - second edition


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Complete Guide to Modern JavaScript - second edition

Learn everything from the basics of JavaScript to the new ES2019 features. Practice with more than 50 quizzes and dive into the basis of TypeScript.

About the Book

Whether you are a complete beginner or you have some knowledge in JavaScript, this book will guide you from the basics of the language to all the new features introduced until 2019. At the end of each chapter test your knowledge with quizzes.

After reading this book, Let Const, generators, promises and async won't be a problem anymore.

If you want to experience something new, this book also includes an introduction to the basics of TypeScript, a must-know for any JavaScript develop in 2019.

About the Author

Alberto Montalesi
Alberto Montalesi

Alberto is a self-taught software developer, currently living and working in Vietnam. Here he builds enterprise SaaS using Angular + TypeScript + NodeJs.

In his free time he writes articles and turorials on

You can read more about him and his career switch decision here:

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 - Introduction

 - About Me

 - Get in touch

 - Contributions & Donations

 - License

 - Set up your environment

 - JavaScript Basics

 - Chapter 1: Var vs Let vs Const & the temporal dead zone

 - Chapter 2: Arrow functions

 - Chapter 3: Default function arguments

 - Chapter 4: Template literals

 - Chapter 5: Additional string methodsA

 - Chapter 6: Destructuring

 - Chapter 7: Iterables and looping

 - Chapter 8: Array improvements

 - Chapter 9: Spread operator and rest parameters

 - Chapter 10: Object literal upgrades

 - Chapter 11: Symbols

 - Chapter 12: Classes

 - Chapter 13: Promises

 - Chapter 14: Generators

 - Chapter 15: Proxies

 - Chapter 16: Sets, WeakSets, Maps and WeakMaps

 - Chapter 17: Everything new in ES2016

 - Chapter 18: ES2017 string padding, Object.entries(), Object.values() and more

 - Chapter 19: ES2017 Async and Await

 - Chapter 20: ES2018 Async Iteration and more

 - Chapter 21: ES2019 what is coming?

 - Introduction to TypeScript

 - Conclusion

 - Quiz Solutions

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