A common misconception about programming is that it can only be done on a professional level by someone with years of experience. This book proves exactly the opposite and provides nonprogrammers with assistance in learning the programming basics that will enable them to eventually become professional developers or programming hobbyists.
What you will learn from this book
How computers read, store, and process code
The various essential tools necessary to become an effective programmer
Key concepts in programming that are consistent from one programming language to another
How to create, modify, and delete files and folders
Best techniques for making your applications easy to use
How text editors, compilers, and other utilities make coding easier
Who this books is for
This book is for novices who want to learn to program but have little or no programming knowledge or experience.
“A welcome addition to Wrox’s Beginning series and a good all-round introduction to programming for novices.” (Publishing News, 25th March 2005)