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JavaScript Instantiation Patterns – Part 1 of 2

Instantiation patterns are ways to create something in your code. JavaScript has multiple instantiation methods that you can use. JavaScript’s four instantiation patterns are:

  • Functional
  • Functional-shared
  • Prototypal
  • Pseudo-classical

In this post I will talk about how to create the instantiation patterns for Functional and Functional-Shared. In Part 2 of this post I talk about Prototypal and Pseudo-classical. In addition I will cover the pros and cons of each.

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JavaScript Programming Books Reviewed

Today there are over half a million unfilled jobs in information technology across all sectors of the economy. These IT jobs make up ~12% of the approximately 5 million job openings making IT the largest occupational category for open jobs right now. One of the largest demands in these unfilled jobs is front-end developers.

Front-end developers do the overwhelming majority of their work using the JavaScript programming language. If you want to learn a new skill that is in high demand then you need to learn JavaScript Programming.

Where do you start? If you go to Amazon and just search for Javascript books, there are over 7,000 search results. How do you pick the best book to start learning JavaScript?

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My Hack Reactor Interview Process

Hack Reactor is the premier advanced immersive coding school. It was recently voted the best coding school in the world by Switchup and the best coding school in the heart of Silicon Valley by Tech Cocktail. They have a 99% job placement with graduates earning an average of $105k.

What does it take to get accepted into the “Harvard of coding schools?” Well first let me say that you have a 200% better chance of being accepted into Harvard than you do into Hack Reactor. Hack Reactor only accepts 3% of applicants. Here is a summary of my hack reactor interview process.

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