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AAsset hashing with webpack

15.04.20165 Min Read

Why would you hash your assets? If you're creating a website that has a caching layer sitting in front of it, you're going to need a way to bust the cache every time you make a release so your cache…

UUsing webpack to set up polyfills in your site

03.04.20162 Min Read

Webpack's Provide Plugin allows you to set up variables that get injected into your code when they are used in your codebase. This means that if I want to polyfill the new ES6 native promise for older…

WWriting a Gulpfile in ES6

30.03.20161 Min Read

So you've written your app in ES6 and you're using babel to transpile to ES5. But your build process uses Gulp and it requires you to write your Gulpfile in ES5 meaning you can't take advantage of all…

AASYNC/AWAIT ES7

12.03.20164 Min Read

This feature has been available in other languages like C# and Visual Basic for a while. It allows you to write your function declaration prefixed with and then inside your function, use the…