JavaScript/jQuery Project

After scratching my head a bit over this project, I managed to finish it! The¬†project in the JavaScript/jQuery section of the Odin Project asks the students to create a sketchpad/Etch-A-Sketch, using JavaScript/jQuery. You need to create a grid (using jQuery/JavaScript, not just html), and when you hover over the squares on the grid they should … Continue reading JavaScript/jQuery Project

Post-Holiday Catch-Up

Hope everyone had a great time over the holidays! Mine were busy but amazing, so I didn't get as much coding practice as I would have liked. I found jQuery a lot easier to pick up than JavaScript, but after completing the section on jQuery (which included a Codecademy and a Code School course, as … Continue reading Post-Holiday Catch-Up

JavaScript Exercises

I'd been neglecting the Odin Project a little bit lately, trying to get a better handle on JavaScript before continuing. I decided it was time to get back on track with it at the end of last week though, so I started tackling the exercises in the JavaScript Basics section. I did well in maths … Continue reading JavaScript Exercises

Redesign Time! [read: procrastinating!]

Learning JavaScript has turned out to be a bit¬†like trudging though mud for me. After my speedy progress in the HTML/CSS section of the Odin Project, it seems like I'm really dragging my feet! I feel a bit guilty about it, but I'm much less motivated when I know that whatever I'm working on is … Continue reading Redesign Time! [read: procrastinating!]