Expanded Library

JavaScript Module Fundamentals

by Brice Wilson

JavaScript applications have grown increasingly complex. This course will teach you the basics of writing modular, maintainable JavaScript using popular formats, loaders, and bundlers.

What you'll learn

At the core of building JavaScript applications is a thorough knowledge of JavaScript modules. In JavaScript Module Fundamentals, you will learn all of the options available for building modular, maintainable, JavaScript applications. You will learn how to use popular module formats like AMD and CommonJS, how to create and transpile modules in the ES2015 format, and you'll also learn how to bundle modules with Browserify and Webpack. When you're finished with this course, you will have a foundational knowledge of JavaScript modules that will help you plan and implement your next client or server-side web application.

About the author

Brice Wilson has been a professional developer for over 20 years and has used many tools and programming languages during that time. His current interests are centered on web services, single-page web applications and native mobile development. He has worked as a developer and architect for a number of large companies and enjoys learning, experimenting with, and teaching new technologies. He also blogs at BriceWilson.net.

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