Developer tools are always a fun thing to talk about. We will be using a few main tools:

Required Tools

To learn about Visual Studio Code and all its great features, check out our course: Make Visual Studio Code Your Editor

Any other editor you want to use is also acceptable. Some great options are:

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    Optional Tools

    • Git. Version control is a tool that all developers should have in their toolbelt
    • Node and npm will be used to bring in popular JavaScript packages and also run tools like lite-server.
    • lite-server makes local develpoment super easy since our browser will automagically refresh itself when we update our code.

    For more info on lite-server, check out A Fast and Convenient Development Server with lite-server

    Chris Sevilleja

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    Co-founder of Scotch.io. Slapping the keyboard until something good happens.