AVAILABLE NOW: Front-End Developer Handbook 2017
Learn Build and Task Automation
Build automation is the process of automating the creation of a software build and the associated processes including: compiling computer source code into binary code, packaging binary code, and running automated tests.
- Getting Started with Gulp [read][$]
- Gulp Basics [watch][$]
- Learning Gulp - Getting Started with the Front End Factory [read]
- Rapid Gulp [watch][$]
- Using npm as a Task Runner [watch][$]
Gulp is great. However, you might only need
npm run. Before turning to additional complexity in your application stack ask yourself if
npm run can do the job. If you need more, use both.