Tuesday, 18 September, 2018 UTC


Summary

Historically, the `npm init` command was solely use to create a new package.json file. However, as of npm version 6.1, you can now use a new feature of `npm init` called the . The initializer you provide will determine how your new application will be built. npm will prepend `create-` to the name of the initializer and it'll use npx to temporarily install and execute that project.