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Code Conventions for the JavaScript Programming Language

Code Conventions for the JavaScript Programming Language
This is a set of coding conventions and rules for use in JavaScript programming. The long-term value of software to an organization is in direct proportion to the quality of the codebase. Over its lifetime, a program will be handled by many pairs of hands and eyes. If a program is able to clearly communicate its structure and characteristics, it is less likely that it will break when modified in the never-too-distant future. Code conventions can help in reducing the brittleness of programs. All of our JavaScript code is sent directly to the public. JavaScript Files JavaScript programs should be stored in and delivered as .js files. JavaScript code should not be embedded in HTML files unless the code is specific to a single session. Whitespace Where possible, these rules are consistent with centuries of good practice with literary style. Blank lines improve readability by setting off sections of code that are logically related. while (true) { Avoid excessively long lines. Use line comments. Is

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Supercharge JavaScript development in Atom – Satyajit Sahoo – Medium I know, editors are just tools, and the real power is within the programmer. The editor still plays a major role in writing good code. I don't know about you, but even though I can probably write a small program using nano, it'll be damn difficult to get it right the first time. Yeah, the good ol' typos, missing parentheses and all.

MathExt Welcome to the MathExt JavaScript library. This library was made to parse and calculate mathematical formulas of any kind and any complexity. It can easily be integrated into websites and web applications. As developer you can set all kind of settings. You can even specify what commands (» Actions) should be available to the user and in what priority they should be proceeded.

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