What is RequireJS?
RequireJS is a tool in the Front End Package Manager category of a tech stack.
RequireJS is an open source tool with 12.6K GitHub stars and 2.4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to RequireJS's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses RequireJS?
4462 companies reportedly use RequireJS in their tech stacks, including Uber, Slack, and Accenture.
2130 developers on StackShare have stated that they use RequireJS.
Babel, WebStorm, Luxon, JScrambler, and TurboGears are some of the popular tools that integrate with RequireJS. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with RequireJS.
Pros of RequireJS
Modular script loader
Great for AMD
RequireJS Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to RequireJS?
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Browserify lets you require('modules') in the browser by bundling up all of your dependencies.
Yarn caches every package it downloads so it never needs to again. It also parallelizes operations to maximize resource utilization so install times are faster than ever.
Bower is a package manager for the web. It offers a generic, unopinionated solution to the problem of front-end package management, while exposing the package dependency model via an API that can be consumed by a more opinionated build stack. There are no system wide dependencies, no dependencies are shared between different apps, and the dependency tree is flat.