Introducing syntax and functions
If you have had no experience with javacript and not much experience programming, please setup a code academy account and do the introductory modules. I recommend doing the first three sections to get the hang of some of the basic syntax.
Step 1: Install node.js on your machine.
For macs and linux machines, use the installers here.
And the following should appear:
To exit this press CTRL C twice.
If instead you get this:
-bash: node: command not found
You probably need to set your system path – follow this set of instructions to do this.