A different way of understanding `this` in JavaScript

In this blog post, I take a different approach to explaining `this` in JavaScript: I pretend that arrow functions are the real functions and ordinary functions a special construct for methods. I think it makes `this` easier to understand – give it a try. Read more

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JavaScript Party 108: New Year’s Party

Jerod, Divya, Chris, KBall, & Nick ring in the new year with our 2020 predictions, wish lists, & resolutions. Will Chrome’s browser market share decrease? Will Svelte (or a Svelte-alike) continue to trend? Will Jerod finally write some Typ... (more…)

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