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Objectives and Skills[edit | edit source]
Objectives and skills for this lesson include:
Readings[edit | edit source]
Multimedia[edit | edit source]
- What is the difference between a framework and a library?
Examples[edit | edit source]
- W3Schools: jQuery
- W3Schools: Angular
- W3Schools: React
- W3Schools: W3.JS
- Vue.js: Guide
- W3schools: Bootstrap: getting started
Activities[edit | edit source]
Lesson Summary[edit | edit source]
- Web frameworks provide a standard way to build and deploy web applications on the World Wide Web.
- A library provides a set of helper functions/objects/modules which your application code calls for specific functionality.
Key Terms[edit | edit source]
- Collection of functions that are used to reuse and simplify coding.
- A web application framework is a software framework that is designed to support the development of dynamic websites, Web applications and Web services. The framework aims to alleviate the overhead associated with common activities used in Web development. For example, many frameworks provide libraries for database access, templating frameworks and session management, and often promote code reuse.
See Also[edit | edit source]
- FreeCodeCamp: The Difference Between a Framework and a Library
- List of 10 Best Front end Frameworks to Use For Web Development
- Software Framework vs Library