What are the best resources for learning scripts quickly?

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  1. 13

    #1Codecademy

    Codecademy

    Codecademy is an educational website that offers free coding classes with programming languages such as Java, JavaScript, SQL, Sass, and Python. Markup languages are also included like CSS and HTML.

    Websites

    Free

    Patrick Cox
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "For a beginner like me, this is I think the best website to learn about scripts. I would totally give this 5 stars."
  2. 9

    #2Codewars

    Codewars

    Codewars is a website that helps in sharpening a user's knowledge of coding languages. With a theme of martial-arts, it offers a challenge also known as "kata" that adds fun for the users while learning.

    Websites

    Price upon request

    Moisés Salinas
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "I like the program offered by this website because of the Martial Arts theme because aside from learning scripts, I also am getting my capoeira lessons."
  3. 9

    #3Programmer 101: Teach Yourself How to Code

    Programmer 101: Teach Yourself How to Code

    Programmer 101: Teach Yourself How to Code is an article posted in Lifehacker. It was written by Gina Trapani and was published on November 11, 2009. The article already has almost 3 million views and counting.

    Articles

    Free

    Anna Ray
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "I picked this solution over the one on the top because this article was read 3 million times already. If this might have helped them, I think this would work for me as well."
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    #4Difference between Programming and Scripting Language

    Difference between Programming and Scripting Language

    Difference between Programming and Scripting Language is a YouTube video uploaded by STS Mentor Php. Lasting 5 minutes and 15 seconds, the video was posted on January 1, 2017, and currently has more than 24,000 views and counting.

    Videos

    Free

    Maria Williamson
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "Since I wanna be one step ahead of my classmates on my first day in college, I searched for various reads and vids and I landed on this one. I liked this very much because of its conciseness and cohesiveness."
  2. 5

    #5Computer Programming for Beginners | Programming, Scripting & Markup

    Computer Programming for Beginners | Programming, Scripting & Markup

    Computer Programming for Beginners | Programming, Scripting & Markup Languages | Ep19 is a video uploaded on YouTube by Avelx. It currently has almost 7,000 views and counting since being posted on March 25, 2017.

    Videos

    Free

    Leonardo Quiroz
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "I don't know if this video alone is very helpful or I still need to watch all other episodes of this playlist I think? So I'll try watching this later then see how it goes."
  3. 5

    #6[TUTORIAL] How to learn your first programming/scripting language

    [TUTORIAL] How to learn your first programming/scripting language

    How to learn your first programming/scripting language is an article posted on Spiceworks. It was written by CaptainCode and was published on March 25, 2016. The article can be read in 4 minutes by average.

    Articles

    Free

    Bryan Ellis
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "Within 4 minutes, I learned what mechanics I need to start studying scripts. I will browse through all other answers posted on this website and learn more about scripting."
  4. 1

    #7Avelx

    Avelx

    Avelx is a website that offers free and paid courses about various programming and script languages such as Javascript, SASS, and Joomla. Other courses include lessons about Haxe, OpenFL, Angular, and more.

    Websites

    Free- Varies by plan

    Sandra Reed
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "Has anyone already tried this yet? What are your thoughts about this website?"
  5. 1

    #8freeCodeCamp

    freeCodeCamp

    freeCodeCamp is an open source community where users can earn certifications after building projects. It offers lessons in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and more, and was already featured in media outfits like BBC and The New York Times.

    Websites

    Free

    Sharon Palmer
    Written on August 8, 2018
    "Being featured on such networks are already a large accolade for this community. I think I'd give this a try because I am trying to learn about CS3."

Summary

Best What are the best resources for learning scripts quickly
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1CodecademyWebsites 13 Free
2CodewarsWebsites 9 Paid
3Programmer 101: Teach Yourself How to CodeArticles 9 Free
4Difference between Programming and Scripting LanguageVideos 6 Free
5Computer Programming for Beginners | Programming, Scripting & MarkupVideos 5 Free
6[TUTORIAL] How to learn your first programming/scripting languageArticles 5 Free
7AvelxWebsites 1 Free
8freeCodeCampWebsites 1 Free
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