Yarn Package Manager How-To

Front-end Development South Africa (FEDSA)
Front-end Development South Africa (FEDSA)
Public group


31 Loop St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa · Cape Town

How to find us

io is at 31 - 33 Loop Street (between Strand Street and Waterkant Street), opposite The Village Idiot. Look for the big brown wooden double doors.

Location image of event venue


About the Talk

Yarn is a package manager for JavaScript, CSS, and other web assets. This talk will introduce Yarn and explain how to use it to fetch packages, manage versions, and keep your project up to date and happy.

Arrive at 6:30pm, the talk will start at 7pm.

About the speaker

Pi Delport is a software developer who sometimes builds front-ends. She's passionate about coding, teaching, activism, music, and weird craft brews.

- Website: https://about.me/pjdelport
- GitHub account: https://github.com/pjdelport
- Twitter account: https://twitter.com/pjdelport

About you

Assumed knowledge:
- Basic command-line usage

Suggested experience level:
- Have used some JavaScript / CSS packages (such as jQuery, Bootstrap)
- Have not used a package / asset management tool before, or
- Have used Bower or npm, and want to learn Yarn.

What you need to bring:
- Nothing special needed.