JavaScript Resources

So I’ve begun the dive into learning the JavaScript MEAN stack after becoming confident in writing vanilla JS. I have found some great resources recently and wanted to share:

This is by far my favorite resource for learning Express and NodeJS:

The guy breaks down and explains every line of code so that you have a better understanding of what it’s doing.

He also has a Part 2 that incorporates MongoDB:

Trello Board of Resources for learning Front-End and Git. I mainly look at the boards under React:

A great and easy way to develop responsive sites:

A great way to learn JS by playing a game:
Free Code Camp has a clan you can join:


Code4Startup- ReactJS for Newbies

This is a great tutorial for people new to React and looking for a simple and easy to understand introduction:

Several things to note about this tutorial:

  1. Grabbing the CDN links off the React website will not work with this tutorial. You must use the versions that Leo uses:
      <!-- The core React library -->
      <!-- The ReactDOM Library -->
  2. If you want to use Codepen to store the code, you must select Babel in the Settings as the JavaScript Preprocessor. Add the External JavaScript links in #1 and you’ll be all set!

My Pen: