CoffeeScript

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A little language that compiles into JavaScript

What is CoffeeScript?

It adds syntactic sugar inspired by Ruby, Python and Haskell in an effort to enhance JavaScript's brevity and readability. Specific additional features include list comprehension and de-structuring assignment.
CoffeeScript is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

893 companies use CoffeeScript in their tech stacks, including Accenture, Glovo, and Typeform.

Accenture

Glovo

Typeform

Bukalapak

ROBLOX

MAK IT

Trello

Uploadcare

Digital Services

Avocode

Codecov

Superhuman

Why developers like CoffeeScript

Easy to read
Faster to write
Syntactic sugar
Elegant
Readable
Pretty
Javascript the good parts
Open source
Classes