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Angular Cookbook

By : Muhammad Ahsan Ayaz
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Angular Cookbook

By: Muhammad Ahsan Ayaz

Overview of this book

The Angular framework, powered by Google, is the framework of choice for many web development projects built across varying scales. It’s known to provide much-needed stability and a rich tooling ecosystem for building production-ready web and mobile apps. This recipe-based guide enables you to learn Angular concepts in depth using a step-by-step approach. You’ll explore a wide range of recipes across key tasks in web development that will help you build high-performance apps. The book starts by taking you through core Angular concepts such as Angular components, directives, and services to get you ready for building frontend web apps. You’ll develop web components with Angular and go on to cover advanced concepts such as dynamic components loading and state management with NgRx for achieving real-time performance. Later chapters will focus on recipes for effectively testing your Angular apps to make them fail-safe, before progressing to techniques for optimizing your app’s performance. Finally, you’ll create Progressive Web Apps (PWA) with Angular to provide an intuitive experience for users. By the end of this Angular book, you’ll be able to create full-fledged, professional-looking Angular apps and have the skills you need for frontend development, which are crucial for an enterprise Angular developer.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)

Using performance budgets for auditing

In today's world, most of the population has a pretty good internet connection to use everyday applications, be it a mobile app or a web app, and it is fascinating how much data we ship to our end users as a business. The amount of JavaScript shipped to users has an ever-increasing trend now, and if you're working on a web app, you might want to use performance budgets to make sure the bundle size doesn't exceed a certain limit. With Angular apps, setting the budget sizes is a breeze. In this recipe, you're going to learn how to use the Angular CLI to set up budgets for your Angular apps.

Getting ready

The project for this recipe resides in Chapter12/start_here/angular-performance-budget:

  1. Open the project in VS Code.
  2. Open the terminal and run npm install to install the dependencies of the project.
  3. Run the ng build --configuration production command to build the Angular app in production mode. Notice...