Be better than seasoned developers by having the knowledge that many of them miss
It’s both a simple tool and a complex set of empowering mechanics. But what can it do for you if you truly master it?
Let’s try to answer this question.
It Frees You From Future Technology Anxieties
Master the language and have great fundamentals to ace any technologies that the future might present to you because they’re nothing more than language extensions themselves.
I deeply encourage you to take the road less travelled and not stop when something only works in your code but also when you know why it works that way. A proper understanding of vanilla JS exposes you to its core mechanics and why the language works the way it does.
You will start to see things that most developers’ eyes won’t catch. You will gain a newfound way of looking and understanding your code, highly increasing the chances of it being of high quality.
How You Can Learn Vanilla JS Like a Pro
Wes Bos’ 30-day Vanilla Js challenge (free)
Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned developer, mastering vanilla JS in 2020 will make you feel like going against the average trend. But this is the behaviour that will gift you with unbreakable fundaments that any interview or future framework won’t be able to break — now or in the future.