Kevin Åberg Kultalahti talks about what Svelte Society is, what he's excited about with Svelte, how important documentation is to any product, what role Vite plays with Svelte, working with VS Code and Svelte, and how testing works with Svelte development.

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 150,
  title: 'Svelte Tools and Svelte Society',
  topics: [ 
    'Stelte', 'Tooling', 'Testing'
  guest: 'Kevin Åberg Kultalahti'
  hosts: [
    'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: 8/24/2021

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Kevin Åberg Kultalahti @Kevmodrome

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  • 01:55 Guest introduction
  • 03:00 What is Svelte Society?
  • 09:13 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 10:19 What has you excited about Svelte?
  • 12:54 Documentation is part of the product
  • 14:40 What role does Vite play?
  • 19:17 Sponsor: Ionic
  • 19:56 Svelte Tooling
  • 24:37 Svelte and VS Code
  • 26:11 How development works with Svelte
  • 28:16 How do you test with Svelte?
  • 31:35 Where can people go for help with Svelte?
  • 33:29 Final thoughts

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