What You Should Already KnowBefore you continue you should have a basic understanding of the following:
- HTML and CSS
- A scripting language is a lightweight programming language
Java (developed by Sun Microsystems) is a powerful and much more complex programming language - in the same category as C and C++.
The official standardization was adopted by the ECMA organization (an industry standardization association) in 1997.
The ECMA standard (called ECMAScript-262) was approved as an international ISO (ISO/IEC 16262) standard in 1998.
The development is still in progress.