Debugging JS like a Boss

Track: JavaScript
Skill Level: Beginner
Room: Room A411
Time Slot: Tue 2/16, 1:00 PM
Tags: web , javascript

The days of Javascript being restricted to a few lines of inline code to drive a UI state change are over. Modern web apps now include reams of JavaScript (or TypeScript, CoffeeScript, etc.) to create robust, responsive UIs. But sophisticated code means more surface area to test and debug.

This talk will focus on the dev tools at our disposal to quickly triage issues and find their root causes.

Stephanie Brubaker

Stephanie Brubaker is a full stack engineer at FullStory, a Customer Success platform that lets companies easily record, replay, search, and analyze each user’s actual experience with their website. With a primary focus on frontend web development, she works closely with the FullStory design team to turn their brilliant designs into high-leverage UIs. Stephanie was previously an engineer at Google, where she worked on the Google Web Toolkit and complex version control systems. She has a CS Masters degree from Georgia Tech and finds soldering fun and relaxing.