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Mārtiņš Briedis

The key is to know vanilla js really well. If you know that, I dont't think it will be hard to switch to frameworks.

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Harvey Author

Vanilla JS? Never heard about it, I will do some research thanks

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Mārtiņš Briedis • Edited

I mean a pure js usage, without frameworks etc. Ok, maybe jquery to perform ajax requests, because they're messy, but other things can be done with pure js. Like, creating a component using prototypes and native dom manipulation etc. Just to try it out. Check out this: vanilla-js.com

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Larry Botha

or rather than jQuery for ajax look at fetch - all the goodness of modern vanilla JS, with a great polyfill, and none of the jQuery bloat :)