Before 2015 there wasn’t a native way to work with modules into JavaScript. Developers started to find different ways to implement it: for example splitting the codebase into separated files and scopes, using AMD with file loaders like RequireJS or just making CommonJS work in the browser through Browserify or other libraries.

In June 2015 the spec for the 6th edition of JavaScript changed things a lot. Finally a native way of working with modules. …

Francesco Zaccaria

Performance-obsessed developer. Currently hacking JavaScript at @sleighdogs.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store