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JavaScript in the Browser

by Christian Wenz

Most JavaScript-based applications run in the browser. This course will teach you everything about the browser DOM and to interact with and change elements on the current page.

What you'll learn

JavaScript can be used almost everywhere, but most of the time it runs in the browser. So let’s see how that works! In this course, JavaScript in the Browser, you’ll learn to interact with web pages using JavaScript. First, you’ll explore the browser DOM and how to change everything on the page. Next, you’ll discover event handling. Finally, you’ll learn how to handle HTML forms with JavaScript. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of JavaScript needed to work with the scripting language in a browser context.

About the author

Christian Wenz is an architect, consultant and author focusing on web technologies. He wrote or co-wrote over 100 books, is a fixture at international developer conferences since 2001, is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for Developer Technologies since 2004, and the main author of the official Zend PHP certification. His day job includes conducting security audits, migrating old code bases, implementing complex web applications and helping companies choose the right web strategy an... more

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