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The trends in the programming industry have changed so much in the past decade. One such evolution was seen in the web development industry. In the earlier days, web development originally just dealt with the development of web pages and websites for the intranet and internet.
As time has passed, it has become more focused on creating complex and detailed web, mobile, and desktop applications.
Since your webpage gives your clients and other businesses an idea of what your business is about, it has turned into a matter of prime importance.
The year was 1991 when the world wide web was first introduced. The first website that went live was CERN.
It all started with a markup language called HTML. The purpose was to create a structure for numbers. It got revamped by its designers to create site structures but was too fragile and difficult to maintain.
While all this was happening, ECMAScript Edition 1 became ECMAScript 6 between 1995 and 2015.
- Originally, JS was designed to support HTML pages and Python was designed to support servers from the command line.
- Where JS is compiled with the just-in-time compiler, C is compiled in advance.
- In JS, users can juggle between multiple jobs, whereas C offers explicit control of threads.
- Automatic handling of memory blocks is possible with JS and not C.
Front-End and Backend Web Development
So, JS frameworks are tools that help you develop advanced applications in a smoother manner.
Before, web developers relied on basic JS and jQuery. Now everything is very complex in the world of web development and hence there became a need for tools to match the cause.
Here is a list of JS frameworks to help you take the load off:
React.js: Created in 2013, React.js is one of the most preferred tools to date. It creates interfaces that are user interactive where you get a speedy rendering. Here, only particular components are rendered instead of the entire page. Technically, it is a library, but it has shown real growth over the past year, which is why it is loved by everyone. With React.js, you get server-side rendering (SSR) and SEO support.
Vue.js: Launched initially in 2014, Vue.js is one of the easiest frameworks for anyone to learn. As a developer, the implementation of SPAs can be done efficiently using Vue.js. Again, it is a very popular framework as it offers two-way data binding similar to AngularJS. Like React, it even gives virtual DOM. With this, you get equal support for JS and TypeScript.
Meteor: Released in 2012, Meteor provides a ton of frontend & backend features for JS. It works for all the phases of software development while taking care of file concatenation, linking, and more. Now, it is used for real-time application development for well-known companies.
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