Join Eve Porcello for an in-depth discussion in this video What is webpack?, part of Learning Webpack 1.
Errors could occur from the hierarchy of these scripts,…global variables might be overwritten,…and there might be unintended consequences of…functions being called before others.…Order was extremely important and really difficult…to manage when dealing with script tags like this.…Also all of these are HTTP requests,…which causes delays and it's very taxing on browsers.…Webpack provides an alternative to these complications…with the concept of dependency graph.…
- Installing webpack
- Running a webpack build
- Setting up loaders and presets
- Adding entry points
- Bundling vendor files
- Configuring webpack-dev-server