Understanding how to step through asynchronous code

Small portion of computer screen with javascript code
Small portion of computer screen with javascript code
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Starting the journey to learn Javascript can be daunting. With so much to learn, where does one start? There are many tutorials and guides that will tell you all about the basic syntaxes. How to write a variable, the different kinds of data structures, how to define and invoke a function, etc. Very early on you begin to understand how to “step through” a few lines of code. Whether or not you’ve come across it in your journey to this point, no doubt you have subconsciously begun to understand synchronous Javascript.

Synchronous code — in its simplest form — executes…

Nolan E

Full-stack Web Dev, Electrical Engineering Technologist, but most importantly proud Dad.

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