Feb 10, 2020

7 min read

Closure: Not Just for Breakups Anymore

You had me at “Hello World”

Since adding the class constructors in ES6, javascript has been getting a lot of bad press lately. While researching their usage, I ran into dozens of articles complaining that they were merely “syntactical sugar” (the hot hip new buzzword) or that they’re just a method of naming objects or just a clutterization of the whole OOP paradigm.