Kevin Åberg Kultalahti joins us to talk about Svelte, the release of SvelteKit 1.0, as well as Svelte Society. Why should you consider SvelteKit? What are adapters, file structure, and how to get started with SvelteKit, and what is the compiler in Svelte?

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 221,
  title: 'Inflection Point SvelteKit 1.0',
  topics: [ 
    'Svelte', 'SvelteKit', 'adapters'
  guest: 'Kevin Åberg Kultalahti'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: Feb 2, 2023

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Kevin Åberg Kultalahti @kevmodrome

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  • 00:27 Welcome
  • 01:00 Guest introduction
  • 02:05 What is Svelte Society?
  • 04:26 What is Svelte?
  • 07:44 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 08:46 What is the Svelte Compiler?
  • 13:14 What is SvelteKit?
  • 19:18 Why SvelteKit?
  • 23:40 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 24:16 What are adapters in Svelte?
  • 29:14 What is exciting about SvelteKit?
  • 32:01 What is the file structure for SvelteKit?
  • 34:59 Getting started with SvelteKit
  • 36:00 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.