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Learn by contributing

This is a list of open source projects I personally used to learn different aspects of Javascript development (backend and frontend).

It is very, very incomplete. I am trying to figure out an efficient way to discover and classify projects that others can learn by contributing. If you have any ideas, please help me!

Feel free to add your favorite project and what other can learn from it!

Javascript

Code Transpiling

https://github.com/babel/babel/tree/master/packages/babel-parser - learn how works javascript parser that powers popular tools like babeljs and prettier

https://github.com/kentcdodds/babel-plugin-macros - learn how to write a babeljs plugin

Architectural patterns

https://github.com/webpack/tapable - learn a generic hooks-based architecture that powers webpack

https://github.com/ncthbrt/nact - learn about nano-services from this NodeJS implementation

Frontend

https://github.com/GoogleChromeLabs/prerender-loader/blob/master/src/index.js - ???

https://github.com/tcoopman/image-webpack-loader -learn how to write a simple webpack plugin

https://github.com/willyelm/pug-html-loader - learn how to write a simple webpack loader

Animations

https://github.com/aholachek/animate-css-grid - learn how to animate complex layouts

Forms

https://github.com/nosir/cleave.js - learn how to format input text + how to create a library that works both for react and for angular

ReactJS

Hooks

https://github.com/streamich/react-use - an excellent collection of ReactJS hooks

Forms

https://github.com/jaredpalmer/formik - to learn all the aspect of effecient forms validation

Component libraries

https://github.com/mui-org/material-ui - you will learn how to create a large-scale, themable, high-quality components library

https://github.com/Semantic-Org/Semantic-UI - another example of large-scale and themable compontents library

State management

https://github.com/jamiebuilds/unstated - you will learn how to create simple and effective state management frameworks for ReactJS applications

https://github.com/GantMan/ReactStateMuseum - a compilation of different examples to managing state for ReactJS applications

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