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In this episode, Adam talks to David Heinemeier Hansson about Basecamp's new JavaScript framework "Stimulus" as well as David's new YouTube series "On Writing Software Well."

Show Notes

Topics include:
  • What JavaScript looked like at Basecamp before Stimulus
  • Why Basecamp chose to create a new framework instead of using React, Angular, or Vue
  • How Basecamp uses server-rendered partials instead client-side templates
  • Why David decided to start "On Writing Software Well"
  • Evaluating patterns in practice and choosing between conflicting approaches
  • Using concerns/mixins to organize classes with many features
  • Applying resourceful routing to singular resources

What is Full Stack Radio?

A podcast for developers interested in building great software products. Every episode, Adam Wathan is joined by a guest to talk about everything from product design and user experience to unit testing and system administration.