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#backbone posts

  22 June 2015

Ten Tips for Writing Maintainable Code in BackboneJs

Writing maintainable code is not easy in any frameworks or libraries. The fact that Backbone.Js does not tie your hands makes your work even harder. Therefore, I will give you 10 tips on tidying up your Backbone code. While some of these advice apply to most applications written even without using Backbone, most of the fixes will take the structure of Backbone into consideration.

Mixins for Backbone

The same code in several places is the pain. There is a post about repeated parts of classes and their moving to mixins. There are many implementations of this pattern in JavaScript, but I want to review the case when a mixin is placed to the prototype chain.

Mike Pennisi

Why Backbone.js?

A look at why Bocoup chose Backbone for their client-side dev workshop. In short, Backbone is compact, popular, mature, and still a great choice.


Web Developer at Synergy55 (Arlington Heights, IL)

We’re building an internal enterprise web app with Backbone/Marionette and are looking for a front-end developer. You don’t need to be an expert but should have a desire to spend your day with JavaScript creating great user experiences.

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