Build SEO-friendly, high-performance single-page applications with Angular 2
About This Book
Who This Book Is For
Do you want to jump in at the deep end of Angular 2? Or perhaps you're interested assessing the changes before moving over? If so, then Switching to Angular 2 is the book for you.
What You Will Learn
Angular 2 changes that.
It is the modern framework you need to build performant and robust web applications. ?Switching to Angular 2? is the quickest way to get to grips with Angular 2 and will help you transition in to the brave new world of Angular 2.
We'll start with an overview which sets the changes of the framework in context with version 1.x. After that, you will be taken on a TypeScript crash-course so we can take advantage of Angular 2 in its native, statically-typed environment. We'll look at the new change-detection method in detail, how Directives and Components change how you create websites with Angular, the new Angular 2 router, and much more.
By the end of the book, you'll be ready to start building quick and efficient Angular 2 applications that take advantage of all the new features on offer.
Style and approach
Starting with a comparison between Angular versions that is filled with side-by-side code examples to help highlight the changes, each chapter then looks at major changes to the framework as is filled with small examples and sample code to get you started