Things You Can Do with JavaScript

By: Dusty Arlia
Published on July 17, 2012
Last Updated on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 10:25 PM
Total Updates: 7

The things you can do with the JavaScript programming language are almost endless. This is not a comprehensive list by far, but this can give you a better idea of what you can do with JavaScript. Here are some of the things you can make with JavaScript:

  • Windows 8 Applications
  • Windows Gadgets
  • Android Apps
  • iPhone, iPad, and iPod Apps
  • Apple Dashboard Widgets
  • Yahoo Widgets
  • Add features to Adobe Acrobat, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver
  • Flash programming (The programming language for Flash - ActionScript - is based on JavaScript.)
  • Website Features
    • Navigation Bars
    • Dynamic Forms
    • Slideshows
    • Error Messages
    • Accordion Menus
    • Drag-And-Drop Form Elements
    • Immediate (Client-Side) Form Validation and Error Response
    • Custom Popup Messages
    • Page Loader Images
    • Preloading Elements for Responsiveness
    • Sliders
    • Animated Graphics