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Frontend Development Guidelines

Frontend Development Guidelines

This guide contains all the information to successfully contribute to GitLab's frontend. This is a living document, and we welcome contributions, feedback and suggestions.


Ensure that your frontend contribution starts off in the right direction.


High level overview of where we are going from a frontend perspective.


Guidance on topics related to development.


Learn about all the dependencies that make up our frontend, including some of our own custom built libraries.

Style guides

Style guides to keep our code consistent.


Tips from our frontend team to develop more efficiently and effectively.

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