JavaScript's Memory Management Explained

Having a look at the heap, stack, and how garbage collection works.

Hey 👋

I’ve published a new article, explaining one more aspect of how JavaScript works in the browser.

This one focuses on how memory management works.

Even though the JS engine handles this for you, it’s good to know what happens under the hood to prevent memory leaks and other bugs from happening.

JavaScript's Memory Management Explained

In the article, I cover what the JS heap and stack are responsible for. Furthermore, I’ll have a look at how garbage collection works and what you can do to prevent memory leaks.

Read it here


I hope you’ll find this article useful; I certainly learned a few new things while writing it.

Have a nice week and see you soon!