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Making It Better Without Making It Over

Making It Better Without Making It Over

Rebecca Murphey

May 27, 2016
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  1. Making It Better 

    Without Making It Over
    Rebecca Murphey @rmurphey
    UpFront 2016 Manchester, UK

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  2. 0
    3500
    7000
    10500
    14000
    2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
    JS Lines of Code

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  3. Choose-your-

    own-adventure

    architecture

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  4. It’s easy to feel 

    like the only way 

    to make things better 

    is to start over.

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  5. a single, central source of state

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  6. 40 arguments

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  7. 2 arguments
    models

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  8. instrumentation

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  9. package.json

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  10. crafting our deployment
    a performance-minded build

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  11. It’s unrealistic for you […] 

    to learn a framework 

    that solves a problem 

    you’ve never experienced.

    Tessa Thornton,

    How to Learn Web Frameworks
    https://medium.com/shopify-ux/how-to-learn-web-frameworks-9d447cb71e68

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  12. Every technology
    decision is eventually
    regrettable.

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  13. Framework 

    or no, JS growth 

    is unbounded 

    without constraints.

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  14. Education is a
    powerful enabler 

    of improvement.

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  15. Building 

    for the web

    is better today.

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  16. I help

    people

    get
    jobs.
    @rmurphey rmurphey.com

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