Help with simple HTML JS linkage

I an experienced programmer, but just getting started with Java Script.

What's wrong with this simple HTML + JS code linkage?
I tried using a full path name to the hereGoes.js file. That didn't work.

Simple.html file:-----------------------------
               This should work.
               <script type="text/javascript" src="hereGoes.js"></script>

Simple hereGoes.js file------------------------------------

function show_alert()
alert("Hello! I am an alert box!");

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I'm sorry, but we does not offer help on questions not related directly to our products.
Try some JS tutorial, developer forums, or specialized "Q/A" resources such as

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I am using WebStorm 1.0 (!!)

I've searched and studied many JS references and tutorials.
As far as I can tell it is correct.

If you can't answer this simple question,
(due to some corporate policy),
maybe someone else can.

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There's nothing related in specifically to IDE in your question.
And if you started to learn JS - there's a lot of better places to consult.

This is not a policy but a common sence: this is just not the proper place.


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