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Modern web applications consist of hundreds and thousands of files of different kinds. To manage this complexity and streamline app delivery developers started using the same approach as on desktops: compile & link. In relation to a web application compilation usually means transpiling, while linking means bundling.

Same goes for libraries and other packages that web applications depend on and install from registries like npm. But the actual code in these registries is almost always exists in a form of the old ES5. …

Anton Alexandrenok

A /dev/null developer and entrepreneur.

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