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28 HIGH-QUALITY RESOURCES TO LEARN JAVASCRIPT FOR WORDPRESS

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Even if you haven’t watched the 2015 State of the Word address, there’s one takeaway that everyone is talking about: the future of WordPress and the web are API-powered JavaScript applications. Here are 28 resources to help you learn JavaScript for WordPress.

BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO ESCAPING OUTLETS IN WORDPRESS

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None of the data in your database is 100 percent safe. In this beginner’s guide, learn about the importance of escaping all of your outputs so you can prevent security vulnerabilities and avoid creating misformed data in your database.

HOW THE REST API UNITES THE INTERNET: AN INTERVIEW WITH JACK LENOX

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In this interview with Jack Lenox, Design Engineer at WordPress.com, read some of his insights on how the WP REST API unites the Internet and what this means for the future of WordPress.

WORKING WITH RESPONSIVE IMAGES IN WORDPRESS CORE

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Learn about the importance of responsive images and why they should be used in conjunction with WordPress core.

HOW TO BUILD A NONPROFIT SITE FROM START TO FINISH

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Looking to build an affordable, yet professional-looking site for your non-profit business? NonprofitWP might be the solution you’re looking for.

TORQUE TOONS: A DAY OF REST

TorqueToonsCheck out the latest edition of Torque Toons for a comical take on A Day of REST. See more coverage from A Day of REST here.

Stay tuned for more feature stories and news from torquemag.io.