The webpack configuration files

Last but not least we must spend some words on the webpack.config.js and webpack.config.vendor.js files, which play the most important role for the client-side components of our project because of the insane amount of tasks they take care of. Let's start with the usual question: what is Webpack to begin with? Those who know can move forward; as for the others, keep reading.

In short, Webpack is the most used--and arguably the most powerful nowadays--module bundler for modern JavaScript applications. Its main job is to recursively build a dependency graph of all the NPM modules needed by the client-side application before starting it, package them all into a small number of bundles--often only one--and then ...

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