How is JavaScript an interpreted language?

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JavaScript is is a lightweight and interpreted language, therefore inside the context of a web browser, you don't even need to buy a compiler. You can start with a simple text editor such as Notepad.

To make our life simpler, various vendors have come up with very nice JavaScript editing tools. Some of them are listed here −

  • Microsoft FrontPage − Microsoft has developed a popular HTML editor called FrontPage. FrontPage also provides web developers with a number of JavaScript tools to assist in the creation of interactive websites.
  • Macromedia Dreamweaver MX − Macromedia Dreamweaver MX is a very popular HTML and JavaScript editor in the professional web development crowd. It provides several handy prebuilt JavaScript components, integrates well with databases, and conforms to new standards such as XHTML and XML.
  • Macromedia HomeSite 5 − HomeSite 5 is a well-liked HTML and JavaScript editor from Macromedia that can be used to manage personal websites effectively.
Updated on 03-Jan-2020 10:39:33