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Does anyone have any suggestions to learn Javascript?  Books/Urls?

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Does anyone have any suggestions to learn Javascript?  Books/Urls?
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http://www.w3schools.com/js/default.asp is an excellent start in webby stuff.

we are not allowed to post links to downloads but a search on google will pull up plenty of ebooks / epubs.  

http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2010/03/top-10-best-javascript-books-that-beginners-should-read.html

Javascript step by step is one i would recommend, does not need prior programming experience.
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if you're going to learn javascript, I would recommend you also learn jQuery as well, it'll make your life a heck of a lot easier. jQuery is a javascript-based framework that helps simplify javascript programming tasks.

www.jquery.org
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Albert Van Halen earned 167 total points
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Learning a framework is a good idea, but learn javascript first.
(You need driving skills in order to drive a racing car...)

Use http://jsfiddle.net to experiment
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