Category: TypeScript

Vue + TypeScript: A Match Made in Your Code Editor

Vue is so hot right now and I’ve been thinking of doing a serious project with it since quite a while, so when the opportunity popped up, I hopped in. But there was a little problem — one of the requirements of the project was to write it in TypeScript. At first, I was super stressed about how I was going to ev...

10 Essential TypeScript Tips and Tricks for Angular Devs

In this article, we’ll dive into a set of tips and tricks that should come in handy in every Angular project and beyond when dealing with TypeScript. In recent years, the need for static typing in JavaScript has increased rapidly. Growing front-end projects, more complex services, and elaborate command-line utilities...

TypeScript at Slack

An excellent subhead by Felix Rieseberg: How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Trust the Compiler. I’d wager that some of the popularity of SCSS was due to that fact that any valid CSS was valid SCSS, so you could baby step into SCSS on an existing codebase fairly easily. The same is true with TypeScript: Modern ...

An Introduction to TypeScript: Static Typing for the Web

TypeScript is one of many attempts at creating a better experience with JavaScript. “Oh, I’m using Gulp because of reason A” or “Oh, I’m using Redux because of reason B”. You hear these sorts of things from front-end developers all the time. It’s become fashionable to use new ways of improving on JavaScri...

Build Your Own Chrome Extension Using Angular 2 & TypeScript

Chrome extensions are small web applications that add features to the Google Chrome browser. They can extend and customize browser behavior, the developer tools or the new tabs page. Extensions can be downloaded from the Chrome Web Store. In this tutorial we are creating a Chrome extension that lets us save website UR...

Creating Components in Angular 2 with Typescript and ES5

This article was peer reviewed by Stephan Max, Jeff Smith and Ravi Kiran. Thanks to all of SitePoint’s peer reviewers for making SitePoint content the best it can be! As the year draws to a close, the Angular team is closer than ever to releasing a stable version of Angular 2.0. This will reshape the way Angular appl...

Experiment with ECMAScript 6 on Babylon.js with TypeScript 1.5

This article is part of a web development series from Microsoft. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Since releasing babylon.js, the WebGL open-source gaming framework, a couple of years ago, we (with help from the community) are constantly exploring ways to make it even better. I’m def...

10 Essential Sublime Text Plugins for JavaScript Developers

In this article, I’ll outline ten must-have Sublime Text plugins for JavaScript developers, each of which can improve your workflow and make you more productive. Sublime Text is a great application for just about any developer to have in their toolbox. It’s a cross-platform, highly customizable, advanced text edito...