Learn To Code: The Full Beginner’s Guide

Learn To Code: The Full Beginner’s Guide

If you’ve been looking to learn how to code, we can help you get started. Here are 4.5 lessons on the basics and extra resources to keep you going.

Variables and Basic Data Types In our first lesson we’re going to be taking a look at how to store different kinds of variables.[imgclear]

Working With Variables Now that you know a thing or two about basic variables and data types, we’re going to play around with them and see how they work.[imgclear]

Arrays and Logic Statements In this lesson we’re going to start with arrays, which are a more complex type of variable, and then move on to for loops and if statements, which let you add conditional logic to your code. This is where things get tough, but also very cool.[imgclear]

Understanding Functions and Making a Guessing Game In our last lesson we’re going to learn all about functions and then write one to make a very simple JavaScript guessing game.[imgclear]

Best Practices and Additional Resources In our “Learn to Code” epilogue we take a look at some programming best practices and provide a whole bunch of resources to help you take the next steps.[imgclear]

Republished from Lifehacker