Category: javascript frameworks

Best JavaScript Frameworks, Libraries and Tools to use in 2017

It seems there are more JavaScript frameworks, libraries, and tools than there are developers. As of May 2017, a quick search on GitHub reveals more than 1.1 million JavaScript projects. There are 500 thousand usable packages on npmjs.org with almost 10 billion downloads every month. This article endeavors to explain t...

How to Choose the Right Front-End Framework for Your Company

During an evaluation of our core web platform at Singapore-based employee benefits start-up CXA Group, we decided to shift direction away from the aging existing architecture and rebuild the front-end from scratch. One of the challenges of the platform is to create a web application that works well across CXA GroupR...

Aurelia vs Angular — a Feature by Feature Comparison

In the world of web development and JavaScript, we’ve seen a lot of paradigms come and go. But one paradigm has stuck around: the single-page web application. One of the most popular frameworks to land in the past six years was AngularJS. Released in 2010 and backed by Google, it promised quick, easy development ...

11 Minimal JavaScript Frameworks You Need To Know

JavaScript is extremely popular nowadays, and with the right set of tools and expertise, there is no limit to what you can achieve. Speaking of tools, JavaScript frameworks are really handy and useful for developers, as they can lessen the burden and make the development process easy. Some of the JavaScript frameworks...

JavaScript Tooling Anxiety — Help Is at Hand

This article was peer reviewed by Chris Perry, Nuria Zuazo and Vildan Softic. Thanks to all of SitePoint’s peer reviewers for making SitePoint content the best it can be! JavaScript tooling anxiety, (or, as it’s customary to abbreviate everything, TA), has now become a thing and not necessarily in a good wa...

How to Consume Laravel API with AngularJS

In part 1, we built our server part. Now we can build our client. We are going to use AngularJS to make a Single Page Application. We will use a very basic bootstrap template, built on the fly. Planning Our application will be made up of three screens. Login Screen: a simple login screen. The user will insert their e...

JavaScript Frameworks: To Use or Not To Use?

JavaScript has been rising in popularity, and more and more web developers are turning towards JavaScript for their projects. In fact, even WordPress, the world’s most popular Content Management System, is leaning towards JavaScript after the advent of the REST API. As such, the importance and big role of JavaScript...

JavaScript: 2015 in Review

JavaScript had a remarkable year. Despite reaching the grand age of twenty in May, news, projects and interest in the language continue to grow exponentially. Perhaps it’s the strange circles I move in, but I can’t think of another technology which moves at a similar pace. It’s becoming increasingly d...

Frameworkless JavaScript

JavaScript frameworks offer many functionality and it’s not surprising at all that they’re getting more and more popular. They’re powerful and not so hard to master. Generally, we use them for large and complex applications, but in some cases also for smaller ones. After having learned how to use a framework, you...

React Data Fetching with Relay

React is ushering a new era in front end. Published by Facebook, it has rapidly become a popular library used in production by many technology companies. In this article, we’re going to discuss a new complementary React framework called Relay. The Problem With Data Fetching In React As React has grown in popularity, ...