It was considered by the public the 4th "most loved" language, according to a survey conducted by the Stack Overflow website in 2018, and is among the 15 most popular languages, according to a survey conducted by RedMonk .
A TypeScript code is saved in a file with the extension
TypeScript is a relatively new language. It was released for public use in October 2012 as language version 0.8. It was the result of two years of development at Microsoft, with Anders Hejlsberg, the lead architect of c#, as well as the creator of Delphi and Turbo Pascal working on the project as well.
Benefits of Using TypeScript
As a typed language, important features like autocomplete in the IDE became available, code consistency and unexpected error prediction as well. In addition, we can list some other tangent advantages:
- Similar to other typed languages like C# and Java, it helps back-end developers migrate to NodeJs more easily and even write front-end code.