“Elm is a beginner friendly functional reactive programming language for building web frontend. Choosing Elm for a customer project made my job nicer than ever and helped maintain project velocity during months of development. This boils down to two things, in my opinion:
- Elm restricts the way you program, resulting in maintainable code no matter what.
- There are no runtime exceptions so debugging is way less of an issue.
Writing Elm, on the other hand, is like this: you make a change, check the superbcompiler errors, fix them. Next. Of course, you should then switch to the browser and check that it actually does what you wanted, but the point is: you don’t spend half the time coding digging through the debugger…”