Front-End Web Development News

Front-end web development is all about how the world sees your project. Finding the right front-end web framework can be difficult for developers. As a result, Packt Hub provides the latest news and updates around tools like Angular and React to keep you up to date. From JavaScript‘s latest updates to the evolution of how browsers such as Firefox and Chrome display your code, we’ve got all the latest news and insights in one place.

An introduction to React – Part 2 (video)

  Sample Code You can find the sample code on Simon's Github repository.   About The Author Simon Højberg is a Senior UI Engineer at Swipely in Providence, RI....

AngularJS 2.0 is a tempest we should all embrace

2016 will be the year of AngularJS 2.0 and it’s going to be awesome. AngularJS has been a known quantity to Packt for about 4...

Frontend SOA: Taming the beast of frontend web development

Frontend web development is a difficult domain for creating scalable applications.  There are many challenges when it comes to architecture, such as how to...

WebGL in Games

In this post I am not going to show you any game engine, nor framework, nor library. This post is a more general write-up...

The best Angular yet – New Features in AngularJS 1.3

AngularJS 1.3 was released in October 2014 and it brings with it a lot of new and exciting features and performance improvements to the...

Better Typography for the Web

Despite living in a world dominated by streaming video and visual social networks, the web is still primarily a place for reading. This means...

Introduction to React Native

React is an open-sourced JavaScript library made by Facebook for building UI applications. The project has a strong emphasis on the component-based approach and...

You’re not a web developer if you don’t know JavaScript

Mario Casciaro is a software engineer and technical lead with a passion for open source. After the recent publication of his successful book Node.JS...

The biggest web developer salary and skills survey of 2015

The following infographic is taken from our comprehensive Skill Up IT industry salary reports, with data from over 20,000 developers. Download the full size infographic...

Web Dev & Design – Salary & Skills Video

What do you need to know to get ahead in web dev in 2015? We surveyed 6,000 web dev pros for Skill Up to...

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