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11.11.2016

The Javascript Semicolon

You may have noticed that if you accidentally omit semicolons from your Javascript code, your code still works! Why is that? In this video Stephanie Manwaring covers some of the major rules governing Automatic Semicolon Insertion (ASI), examples of how it can help your code if you choose to omit semicolons, and example's where it is not so helpful. Whether you choose to write Javascript with or without non-essential semicolons, being aware and having a knowledge of ASI will help you become a better developer (and debugger)!

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