A Dynamic Quiz App using Google Apps Script with Google Sheets as the Data Source [Video]

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  • Connect website input form to Google SpreadsheetBuild a quiz application from scratch that uses Google Sheets as the data sourceAdd data from input form to Google Spreadsheet

You will be amazed at what you can do with just a few lines of code and how easy it is to connect Google Sheets to your website. This is a great solution to avoid backend code using only Google Script which is essentially JavaScript with a bunch of methods in the cloud. No database - only JavaScript skills is a prerequisite for this course. Power up your web applications - made easy - no magic just code. All the source code is included.New to apps script - don't worry its like JavaScript : Apps Script is a scripting language based on JavaScript 1.6, which gets executed in the Google Cloud. JavaScript developers extend your knowledge and learn how you can use your skills to develop apps script bringing together all the power of Google's Apps. Google Apps Script : is based on JavaScript 1.6 with some portions of 1.7 and 1.8 and provides subset of ECMAScript 5 API however instead of running on the client, it gets executed in the Google Cloud. According to Google, Apps Script "provides easy ways to automate tasks across Google products and third-party services."Apps Script is also the tool that powers the add-ons for Google Docs, Sheets and Slides." Google Script can be, and at how easy it is to write. With just a few lines of code, you can do a whole lot! Don't take my word for it try it and see.

All the code and supporting files for this course are available at: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/A-Dynamic-Quiz-App-using-Google-Apps-Script-with-Google-Sheets-as-the-Data-Source

Style and Approach

Build your own Dynamic and interactive quiz that uses only Google Sheet data to output the contents of the quiz, and JavaScript on your web page or website.

  • All you need to know is fundamental JavaScript knowledgeTaught by an instructor with over 20 years of web development experience
Course Length 2 hours 35 minutes
ISBN 9781838552121
Date Of Publication 21 Apr 2019


Laurence Svekis

Laurence Svekis is an instructor. He has 18+ years' work experience in web development, providing smart digital solutions online for both small and enterprise level businesses. An experienced web application developer, he has worked on multiple enterprise-level applications, hundreds of websites and business solutions, and many unique and innovative web applications. His web application development areas of expertise include HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap, PHP, and MySQL—in short, anything to do with web creation and digital experience. He is passionate about everything to do with web application development and programming to online marketing with a strong focus on social media and SEO.