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Lifehacker has a great five part series on the basics of learning to code. Adam Dachis uses JavaScript to introduce the basics of programming and combines both written examples and video to walk through the basics. The sections include Variables and Basic Data Types, Working With Variables, Arrays and Logic Statements, Understanding Functions and Making a Guessing Game, and Best Practices and Additional Resources.


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