Author Archives: Rachel Appel

About Rachel Appel

Rachel Appel is a Developer Advocate at JetBrains focusing on JavaScript, TypeScript, and web technologies.

Write Object-Oriented TypeScript: Inheritance

This is part 1 of a 4 part article on how to program in TypeScript using object-oriented techniques. If you’re new to TypeScript, see Get Started Developing TypeScript Apps with WebStorm and the TypeScript docs. While types are often hailed as … Continue reading

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Get Started Developing TypeScript Apps with WebStorm

TypeScript Language Overview TypeScript is a superset of JavaScript that contains features that make it easier to write and maintain than standard JavaScript. Types are at the heart of TypeScript, and it performs type checking when compiling to JavaScript. While JavaScript does … Continue reading

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Accessibility features in WebStorm 2018.3

In this era of software development, professionals everywhere are paying more attention to diversity, including building software with accessibility in mind. WebStorm contains a multitude of features to help make accessible software, and adds more in every release. Developing for those … Continue reading

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