Shortcut for if-else in JavaScript

Shortcut for if-else in JavaScript

JavaScript has C-like syntax. Therefore, it is possible to use the ?: conditional operator, which is a shortcut for the if-else block:

 Expression?true part:false part

Try this example:


About Our Editorial Process

At DevX, we’re dedicated to tech entrepreneurship. Our team closely follows industry shifts, new products, AI breakthroughs, technology trends, and funding announcements. Articles undergo thorough editing to ensure accuracy and clarity, reflecting DevX’s style and supporting entrepreneurs in the tech sphere.

See our full editorial policy.

About Our Journalist