What You Might Not Know About JSON.stringify()

added by elijahmanor
1/29/2013 11:12:39 AM


Nearly any developer spending even a moderate amount of time in JavaScript has had to, at some point, utilize JSON.stringify (and it’s counterpart, JSON.parse). JSON – JavaScript Object Notation – has become the go-to data-interchange format for many developers – with multiple languages capable of serializing to JSON, not just JavaScript itself. If you’re up late some night, unable to sleep, check out the history of JSON (tl;dr – Douglas Crockford is the brain behind it).