Anthony Guiliano joins us to chat about what Stencil is? What makes Stencil different? When and why should you use Stencil? And how Stencil manages state?

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 181,
  title: 'Stencil',
  topics: [ 
    'Stencil', 'design systems', 'components'
  guest: 'Anthony Guiliano'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Dan Wahlin'

Recording date: April 7, 2022

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Anthony Guiliano @A_Giuliano

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  • AG Grid


  • Narwhal

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  • 02:59 Guest introduction
  • 04:12 What is Stencil?
  • 06:00 What makes Stencil different?
  • 08:31 Sponsor: Narwhal
  • 08:59 Creating your first component
  • 13:14 Why use Stencil?
  • 17:42 What is a design system?
  • 18:40 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 19:43 When is the right place to choose Stencil?
  • 26:53 Why would I integrate Stencil?
  • 30:40 How does Stencil manage state?
  • 33:58 Final thoughts

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