CHAPTER 23

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Automating Your Workflow with Node.js and Grunt

Jesse Freeman, Developer Evangelist, Amazon

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.

—Albert Einstein

As developers, we tend to do a lot of repetitive tasks. We are constantly compiling code, packaging it, and deploying it to different places. As the project scales, the complexity of these processes continues to grow. If there is one constant among humans, it’s that we are not great at doing repetitive tasks, especially complex ones. Sure, we can do one single task over and over again, but anything more complicated, and the system quickly breaks ...

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