This episode introduces the Restructuring jQuery Code series. It looks at the existing code, briefly, showing the one large file that contains everything we previously wrote. You’ll see the basic setup for browserify and babel, as well as the new file and folder structure used to support these tools. Lastly, you’ll see that the upload.js […]
What does it take to get Babel v6 up and running? And how would you go about upgrading from v5 with Grunt, to v6? In this episode, you’ll learn exactly that – how to upgrade Babel to v6 and keep your system running. Along the way, you’ll see a few potential problems that you may run into, some solutions, and how to fix the differences between Babel v5’s module exports vs v6.
Shortly after digging in to ES6 Classes for Episode 97, I decided to try them out in a Backbone.js project. As expected, things didn’t go as smoothly as I wanted. And while I did generally find a way to make it work (though, not as clean as I was hoping), I ran in to an […]