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Wissam Abirached

Wissam Abirached

Wissam is a Senior JavaScript Developer / Consultant at Clevertech, a company that specializes in building MVPs for startups in an agile environment, and using cutting-edge technologies.. Visit his blog at Designing for Scale.

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What is This in JavaScript?

As we’ve seen in a previous article, scope is an important concept in JavaScript that can sometimes be confusing to developers. On a similar note, context and the this keyword are as important and – unfortunately – just as confusing. In this article, we’ll cover: What context and this mean in JavaScript; What explicit bindings […]

  • September 27, 2017
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Understanding Scope in JavaScript

Scope is an important, yet ambiguous concept in JavaScript. Used correctly, it allows you to leverage good design patterns and helps you avoid bad side effects. In this article, we will dissect the different types of scope in JavaScript and how they work deep down in order to write better code. The simple definition of […]

  • August 23, 2017