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What is it?

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TypeScript is an open-source programming language developed by Microsoft that builds on top of JavaScript by adding optional static typing, class-based object-oriented programming, and other features. It is designed to make it easier to write and maintain large-scale JavaScript applications, particularly in the context of web development.

How it works?

For setting up Typescript into your project:

TypeScript is transpiled into JavaScript, which means that it can be used in any JavaScript environment, including web browsers and Node.js servers. It is also compatible with popular JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as React and Angular or VueJs, making it a popular choice for modern web development.


Type safety: TypeScript provides type checking at compile-time, which helps catch potential errors before runtime. This makes it easier to write and maintain code, especially in larger projects with many developers.

Better tooling support: TypeScript works seamlessly with modern development tools like IDEs and linters. It provides better code suggestions and auto-completion, making development more efficient and less error-prone.

Scalability: TypeScript allows developers to write code that is more maintainable and easier to refactor. This is particularly important for large-scale projects that require frequent updates and changes.

Improved code quality: With TypeScript, developers can catch errors early, leading to cleaner, more reliable code. It also encourages developers to write better-structured code by enforcing stricter rules and conventions.

Backward compatibility: TypeScript is backward compatible with JavaScript, meaning that developers can use existing JavaScript code and libraries in their projects without having to rewrite everything in TypeScript.

Strong community: TypeScript has a large and active community of developers who contribute to its development and provide support through forums, blogs, and other resources.


Overall, TypeScript can help developers write cleaner, more maintainable code, catch errors early, and improve the overall quality of their frontend development projects.

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