webpack is a module bundler that constructs a web application from given assets.
style tags. As the amount of files required to piece the application together increases, this practice can become quickly unwieldy. Especially as order is important when loading web assets. webpack solves this by bundling all those files into one or sometimes many files and loads them in the correct order as needed.
There is a staggering amount of open source code available but unfortunately there isn't a clear, single place to download and use third party code. Whether you're installing modules using
component or manually downloading and extracting files; webpack can be configured to load modules seamlessly from those sources.