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If you’ve ever played any level of organized basketball, you know that you don’t start off learning slam dunks and behind-the-back dimes. You start by learning zone defense, the role of the two-guard, how to perfect your jump shot form and other aspects of team ball.
Speaking of the code samples, they’re also good and will definitely help you. Some samples send out a
console.log() for best results: I did so using the consoles bundled in both Chrome Developer Tools and Opera Dragonfly and had no problems. The online version of Eloquent does come bundled with a custom console application where you can run code, but I found it a little buggy.