An Overview of Angular

Are you using Angular? If you are, is it Angular 1 or Angular 2? What can you use it for and how can it make your life easier? Let’s take a look at the programming framework known as Angular, how it came to be, and what it means for you as a software developer. What Is Angular? Angular was developed in 2009, by Misko Hevery and Adam Abrons, as a method of using basic HTML tags for complex coding projects. The term “Angular” actually refers to the <carrot brackets> used to input HTML code. Using the Angular framework allowed web designers to create more dynamic content for their web applications, more simply. After being picked up by Google for use in the development of Google Feedback, Angular surged in popularity, and is currently used by over 1.5 million developers. In 2016, the developers released the updated Angular 2, which can […]