ZIM - Code and Learn Coding with ZIM for JavaScript and HTML Canvas with CreateJS


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ZIM LEARN for JavaScript HTML Canvas Coding

new Circle() 100 radius and green center and drag - demonstration code for how simple and easy ZIM is to Learn JavaScript Coding on the Canvas - code creativity!

ZIM Kids Slate lets you try code right in the Browser

ZIM is a free JavaScript framework for making Interactive Media on the HTML Canvas with easy shapes, drag and drop, hit tests, components like buttons, sliders, dials and more based on the robust CreateJS. ZIM should not be used for standard information sites - use normal HTML and CSS for this. See WHY ZIM

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The LEARN JAVASCRIPT WITH CREATIVE CODING videos match the ZIM SKOOL lessons to provide an easy-to-follow way to learn the basics of JavaScript on the colorful HTML Canvas! View ZIM BASICS for ZIM specific video tutorials. Dr Abstract looks through mid to advanced code in the ZIM EXPLORE series. In a rush? See the CODE IN FIVE MINUTES series.

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Visit ZIM SKOOL for Creative Coding Lessons including colorful theory and practice for both left and right brain learners! There are introduction pages for STUDENTS and TEACHERS. The lessons are found HERE and are supported by the many TUTORIAL examples in ZIM Learn.

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Visit ZIM KIDS for Colorful Coding Workshop Tutorials including an easy online editor to test right in the Browser. TEACHERS can check how the lessons match curriculum. Tutorials are divided into PARTS, BUGS and THINGS and each tutorial has three levels. There are also MAGIC, SPELLS and SLATE pages to kids learn and practice!

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Dr Abstract has provided YOUR GUIDE TO CREATIVE CODING ON THE CANVAS which is a definitive twelve-guide collection to coding the Canvas with ZIM. ZIM ON DEV has articles on specific topics.

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Original BASIC, MID and ADVANCED tutorials are below. We recommend the VIDEO series above for more recent material. For new coders and philosophers of code, watch the CODE ZERO videos. Get BADGES making APPS, ART and PHYS projects. The TIPS show latest ZIM techniques and ZIM Bubbling the latest features! See the code of the ZIM INTRO page for a quick demo!

Code Zero - Learn the Philosophy of Code! ZIM Badges - Steps to Make an App! ZIM Tips - Latest Code Advice and Techniques! ZIM Bubbling - Videos of all the latest features! ZIM Lab - Code explorations in ZIM! ZIM Intro - see a ZIM Demo!