Lodash is an immensely popular JavaScript/node library

July 12, 2018
JavaScript Libs

Lodash is an immensely popular JavaScript library and provides a large number of utility functions for common programming tasks.

What it does

Lodash is a collection of general purpose utilities for simplifying common programming tasks. There is a wide array of functions covering strings, arrays, collections, objects, functions and many other functions.

Lodash has many ideas from Underscore.js.

Creator: John-David Dalton.
License: MIT.
Popularity: Huge. On npm has about 12,500,000+ downloads per week.

Where to Find Lodash

project website: https://lodash.com/
On npm: https://www.npmjs.com/package/lodash
On github: https://github.com/lodash/lodash/tree/4.17.10-npm
documentation: https://lodash.com/docs/4.17.10

Recommended Installation:

– on a website: <script src=”lodash.js”></script>
– for node: npm i –save lodash