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What is Lodash?

A JavaScript utility library delivering consistency, modularity, performance, & extras. It provides utility functions for common programming tasks using the functional programming paradigm.
Lodash is a tool in the Javascript Utilities & Libraries category of a tech stack.
Lodash is an open source tool with 44.9K GitHub stars and 4.9K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Lodash's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Lodash?

Companies
2833 companies reportedly use Lodash in their tech stacks, including Slack, Snapchat, and Graphy.

Developers
761 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Lodash.

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Why developers like Lodash?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Lodash
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Private Decisions at about Lodash

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by members of with Lodash in their tech stack.

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Dave Woolfenden
Dave Woolfenden
Senior Enterprise Architect at eVectis Technologies LLC | 1 upvotes 1 views
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Used by Babel lodash

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Anton Nesterov
Anton Nesterov
Software Engineer at Betwinner | 1 upvotes 5.8K views
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I use lodash because its functionality should be in javascript's stdlib

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Public Decisions about Lodash

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Lodash in their tech stack.

Aran Chananar
Aran Chananar
UX developer at cloverink | 4 upvotes 6.8K views

We use lodash because we use nodejs and that we know a problem about undefined problem from javascript is very anoying so much to handle that. Lodash is very simple tools to use a function to serv a business logic in a easy pattern and make code standard into a same way. Lodash also has many function that we use in real life it reduce time to make a new function and we trust that function doesn't have bug.

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John Houlder
John Houlder
at StreamJar | 1 upvotes 6.4K views
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Lodash provides us with extra Javascript functionality that makes working with various objects much easier than it would be otherwise therefore speeding up development time. lodash

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Anton Nesterov
Anton Nesterov
Software Engineer at Betwinner | 1 upvotes 5.8K views
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I use lodash because its functionality should be in javascript's stdlib

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Lodash Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Lodash?
jQuery
jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.
Underscore
A JavaScript library that provides a whole mess of useful functional programming helpers without extending any built-in objects.
Ramda
It emphasizes a purer functional style. Immutability and side-effect free functions are at the heart of its design philosophy. This can help you get the job done with simple, elegant code.
ES6
Goals for ECMAScript 2015 include providing better support for large applications, library creation, and for use of ECMAScript as a compilation target for other languages. Some of its major enhancements include modules, class declarations, lexical block scoping, iterators and generators, promises for asynchronous programming, destructuring patterns, and proper tail calls.
RxJS
RxJS is a library for reactive programming using Observables, to make it easier to compose asynchronous or callback-based code. This project is a rewrite of Reactive-Extensions/RxJS with better performance, better modularity, better debuggable call stacks, while staying mostly backwards compatible, with some breaking changes that reduce the API surface.
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