A quick guide to combining and compressing javascript files using Koala

koala-postMany times, web developers find themselves doing a project that requires too many Javascript to be loaded. It is during these times that you wish there was way to combine all your scripts into one compressed file. Fortunately for us, many, many people have found solutions to this problem. Consequently, there exists a wide selection of Javascript concatenation and compression tools. However, none are as straight forward and user friendly as Koala, a free GUI compiler. Not only does Koala do a great job compiling Sass files, but it can combine and minify Javascript as well.

Well, enough talk. Here is a quick guide. [Read more…]