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Added some web dev learning links.

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@@ -12,11 +12,26 @@ Django
Read the intro and follow the tutorial: https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/dev/intro/
+HTML Reference
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+One of the best HTML and CSS references available is the `Mozilla Developers Network <https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs>`_
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+Javascript
+~~~~~~~~~~
+MDN has a nice, concise overview of the language: https://developer.mozilla.org/en/A_re-introduction_to_JavaScript
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+If you're accustomed to object oriented languages with class-based inheritence, you might find this discussion of Javascript's prototype-based inheritence helpful: https://developer.mozilla.org/en/JavaScript/Introduction_to_Object-Oriented_JavaScript
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+If you're interested in deeper understanding, Douglas Crockford's talks are highly recommended: http://javascript.crockford.com/
+As is his book: http://shop.oreilly.com/product/9780596517748.do
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jQuery
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+ * The `offical docs<http://docs.jquery.com/Main_Page>`_ are very good.
+ * Here's a tutorial with a general overview of the features: http://docs.jquery.com/Main_Page
+ * A great book on the subject is `JQuery in Action <http://www.amazon.com/jQuery-Action-Second-Edition-Bibeault/dp/1935182323/ref=dp_ob_title_bk>`_, which has a particularly good section on the event model Jquery uses (which abstracts away some of the browser-specific quirks in event dispatch).
Google Maps API
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+* https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/I
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* Read the rest of Pro Git (complicated but interesting)
* Suggest improvements to this curriculum for the next developer
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+ * For a cookbook-style approach:
+ * http://gitready.com/

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