An open source book written by Baptiste Pesquet with the help of many people. Translated to French, Spanish and Indonesian. Published under a Creative Commons license and free to read online here. All code licensed under an MIT license. Contributions are most welcome.
This book is also available on Leanpub (PDF, EPUB), Amazon (Kindle, paperback) and Educative (interactive course).
- Beginner-friendly yet comprehensive. From the very basics of programming up to front-end and back-end web development, a lot of topics are covered in a simple and approachable way. No prior knowledge needed!
- Hands-on. No real learning happens without practicing! Each chapter is accompanied by a series of exercises to put your newly acquired skills into action. A three-part project will guide you in the creation of a social news web application (see it in action).
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