Working with Environment Variables in Angular 6

It’s common for developers to have multiple application versions that target different environments i.e. development and production. It’s common that each environment will have some unique environment variables i.e. API Endpoint, app version etc. Angular provides environment configurations to declare Read More …

UI Libraries and Frameworks for Angular 6

UI Libraries and Frameworks make it easier for developers to build clean and consistent User Interfaces (UI). They provide components, utilities for common use within your Application. Some UI Libraries provide you with the freedom to switch things up using Read More …

A Guide for Building Angular 6 Libraries

In an earlier post, I wrote about Angular CLI Workspaces, a new feature in Angular 6 that allows you to have more than one project in a single workspace (Angular CLI environment). In this post, I will show you how Read More …

Angular 6 – Introduction to Progressive Web Apps

Earlier this week, I wrote a post about optimizing your angular application using lazy loading. In this post, I will focus on Progressive Web Apps to further improve the performance and user experience. This is just an introduction to PWAs, Read More …

Optimizing your Angular App using Lazy Loading

Lazy loading is a technique where you defer loading of content until such a time it’s needed. In single page apps (SPA), usually the whole web app is loaded initially before rendering can even begin. This includes sections of the Read More …

Using custom date formats for Angular Material Date Picker

Angular material has a very nice date picker but while its functionality can accommodate a lot of developers, sometimes it just falls short. For instance, I find it very inflexible when dealing with date formats. While I understand that it’s Read More …

Angular 6 – Angular CLI Workspaces

One of the least talked about features of Angular 6 is Angular CLI Workspaces. Workspaces or Angular CLI Workspaces give angular developers the ability to have more than one project in one workspace. This brings all your projects under the Read More …

Automate Deployment of Angular Apps using AWS CodeBuild

Building and deploying Angular app is very time consuming, especially with large application. You also must keep track of which branch you are deploying to which environment and a little mix-up could be catastrophic. You can smoothen the building and Read More …

State of Angular March 2018 – Getting Closer to Angular 6.0 Release

Angular 6 is almost upon us with an expected release date of 4th of April. The angular team adopted a bi-annual release schedule for major versions in September 2016 – meaning we expect Angular 6 and 7 this year. The Read More …