Craig and John talk with Domenik Reitzner about Svelte. Can you write less code and build boilerplate-free components using HTML, CSS, and Javascript? What about the lack of cli? What is it really like developing with Svelte and why might someone not want to use Svelte?

Online Store with Svelte

const podcast = { 
  episode: 83,
  title: 'Online Store with Svelte - Domenik Reitzner',
  topics: [ 
    'svelte', 'javascript',
  guest: 'Domenik Reitzner',
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'

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  • 02:15 Guest introduction
  • 04:59 What was it that drew you to Svelte for this project?
  • 06:17 Why is there less boilerplate?
  • 07:29 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 08:09 Webpack and Rollup.js
  • 12:09 Did you miss not having a cli?
  • 15:06 What's it like developing with Svelte?
  • 24:57 What is the magic in the bundle?
  • 32:26 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 33:33 Why might someone not want to use Svelte?
  • 43:00 Final thoughts