GRUNT js: Automate web development tasks and save your time

Video Description

Save time automating web development tasks like compressing CSS/ JS files on the fly. Set once and enjoy your released time!

About This Video

  • install Grunt.js/npm/Node.js
  • properly configure and install plugins
  • run tasks concurrently which will drastically improve the needed time for execution of task

In Detail

As a front-end developer, you have to do many time-consuming tasks. Grunt is a task runner automating the web development tasks, it will save you a lot of precious time. As always time = money. Save your time by learning Grunt. Sample tasks that are going to be executed for you by Grunt: - compressing of CSS and JS files, making files smaller means that your website will load faster, merging CSS and JS files, you can maintain many JS/CSS files and at the end user only one. This is decreasing the number of required requests (which also improves the website's loading speed), optimizing your images - reducing their file sizes without affecting quality, automatically adding vendor prefixes - you won't need to worry about vendor prefixes anymore. Grunt gives you a perfect solution with no performance hit and nothing new to learn. Finding JavaScript bugs almost instantly - bugs in JS are the hardest to spot. With JShint one of the Grunt plugins, you can forget about this problem and much more - there are over 4,000 plugins available. After my course, you will know everything I mentioned above! Set it once and enjoy your saved time! Build your websites faster and avoid repetitive work.

Product Information

  • Title: GRUNT js: Automate web development tasks and save your time
  • Author(s): Arkadiusz Włodarczyk
  • Release date: October 2017
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781788834810