Introduction to Vite: The Next Generation Frontend Tooling

Victoria Lo
4 min readNov 9, 2022

As a React developer, using Create React App to start new projects and run them can be a pain. Firstly, it is slow to install all the 140MB dependencies when creating a new app. Next, it uses Webpack to bundle the code each time new changes are made. Hence, the larger the app gets, the longer it will take to rebuild the app to reflect changes.

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Victoria Lo

A nerd in books, tea and programming. I publish weekly on my personal blog: https://lo-victoria.com/