I’ve recently joined the used-to-dislike-typescript-but-now-I-love-it club. TypeScript never raised any interests for me just by the fact that it’s not standard and I was fine living with all the warts of JavaScript.

Things clicked for me after a while working a project written in TS from the ground up. It’s impressive how much value and productivity you gain by adding some interfaces here and there.

And now, here’s coding activity for the past 30 days:

Coding activity


Today, I’m releasing module-starter-typescript, a boilerplate for building Node.js libraries with TypeScript. Things like linting, formatting and testing are all setup to start building libraries as quick as possible.