Webpack Encore – Asset Management for the rest of us

By: Stefan Adolf

Webpack is the fundamental building block of all modern Javascript application frameworks. While being flexible and powerful its plain configuration can be quite hard to understand if you just want things to “work like expected”. Symfony’s opinionated webpack wrapper “Encore” allows you to setup a flexible asset pipeline with 20 lines of code. This talk and its supporting git repo shows some of the concepts and ends up with a fully working Symfony 4 application utilizing a ReactJS frontend.