Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Understanding ES6” as Want to Read:
Understanding ES6
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Understanding ES6

4.38  ·  Rating details ·  29 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Published by Leanpub
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Understanding ES6, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Understanding ES6

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-45
Average rating 4.38  · 
Rating details
 ·  29 ratings  ·  5 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Understanding ES6
FizzBuzz
Read a few chapters.
Vishal
Sep 30, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Clear and concise! Zakas' book "The Principles of Object-Oriented JavaScript" was a pleasure to read, having explained succinctly the core of the JavaScript language (ES5) in 92 pages! This sequel of sorts is around 300 pages long, because JavaScript (ES6) has grown so much since 2009. One other benefit of reading this book is that in many instances, Zakas takes the time and effort to highlight why new features in ES6 were added and why those features make writing code in JavaScript easier and s ...more
Anton Antonov
May 26, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: technical
With the increasing ES6 support in V8, every JS developer should be familiar with the new syntax features that it has to offer.

Nicholas C. Zakas does at amazing job at tackling most of the new features and providing really practical code examples of what it was in ES3, ES5 and how it could be done in ES6.

I especially liked the classes and class expressions sections where author showcases the equivalent of the new code.
Generators and Iterators are probably the most important section of the book a
...more
Michael Koltsov
Nov 17, 2015 rated it liked it
This book is still a work in progress, therefore you can freely read it and contribute through Github.

From my point of view, this book should be considered not more than a manual listing most of the features of ECMAscript 2015 with examples. It's not yet finished, but imho i doubt that it will be more than a list of features.

On the other side, it can save you a lot of time if you're looking for one place to get familiarized with most of the new constructions that were added to JS recently and y
...more
Marcos
Mar 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: javascript
Great in detail explanation of the new features of ES6. Clean, concise text with useful examples that make it easy to digest.
The best resource on ES6 I have read so far.
Caroline Millgårdh
rated it it was amazing
Oct 30, 2016
Vladyslav Siriniok
rated it liked it
Jul 23, 2016
Kjn
rated it really liked it
Oct 16, 2015
Marco Emrich
rated it it was amazing
May 17, 2018
Alex Skryl
rated it it was amazing
Mar 19, 2018
Rostyslav
rated it it was amazing
Nov 30, 2019
Martin
rated it really liked it
May 31, 2015
Oleksandr
rated it it was amazing
Nov 01, 2017
Nghia Huynh
rated it really liked it
May 30, 2019
Ilya Markevich
rated it it was amazing
Nov 05, 2016
Juriy
rated it it was amazing
Oct 09, 2016
Greg Lucas
rated it really liked it
Jan 31, 2017
Dustin Martin
rated it liked it
Apr 17, 2017
Võ Song
rated it it was amazing
Aug 14, 2018
Szymon
rated it it was ok
May 31, 2020
Denislav Ganchev
rated it really liked it
Apr 30, 2019
Yang Yang
rated it it was amazing
Sep 27, 2017
ZHUYUN
rated it it was amazing
Jan 22, 2019
Costa Kazistov
rated it really liked it
Apr 28, 2016
Penn
rated it really liked it
Apr 24, 2018
Kulbir Singh
rated it it was amazing
Jun 01, 2018
Yun Bai
rated it it was amazing
Jan 29, 2017
Radimir Bitsov
rated it it was amazing
Jun 17, 2020
Dystopia
rated it it was amazing
Nov 07, 2017
Rebecca
marked it as to-read
Mar 29, 2015
Uladzimir Havenchyk
marked it as to-read
Aug 26, 2015
Koteswar Rao
marked it as to-read
Oct 12, 2015
Grégory D'angelo
marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2016
Olivier Sylvain
marked it as to-read
Apr 28, 2016
Panart
is currently reading it
May 26, 2016
James
marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2016
Ajay
marked it as to-read
Aug 14, 2016
Cristian
marked it as to-read
Sep 28, 2016
Ivan
is currently reading it
Nov 14, 2016
Janis Liepa
marked it as to-read
Dec 12, 2016
Bonnie
marked it as to-read
Dec 12, 2016
William Nguyen
is currently reading it
Jan 05, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • Exploring ES6
  • JavaScript: The Good Parts
  • JavaScript Patterns
  • Three Men in a Boat (Three Men, #1)
  • M Is for Magic
  • American Kingpin: The Epic Hunt for the Criminal Mastermind Behind the Silk Road
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow
  • Statystycznie rzecz biorąc, czyli ile trzeba zjeść czekolady, żeby dostać Nobla?
  • Pro Git
  • Peace Is Every Breath: A Practice for Our Busy Lives
  • Practical Object Oriented Design in Ruby
  • The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win
  • Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time
  • How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence
  • The Art of Communicating
See similar books…

Goodreads is hiring!

If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you.
Learn more »
89 followers
Chinese: 尼古拉斯

Nicholas C. Zakas is a front-end consultant, author, and speaker. He worked at Yahoo! for almost five years, where he was front-end tech lead for the Yahoo! homepage and a contributor to the YUI library. He is the author of Maintainable JavaScript (O’Reilly, 2012), Professional JavaScript for Web Developers (Wrox, 2012), High Performance JavaScript
(O’Reilly, 2010), and Professional Aj
...more

News & Interviews

It’s time to turn your attention to something dark and twisty, to a story (or two or three) so engaging, the pages just fly by. In short, it’s...
40 likes · 10 comments