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Lodash _.snakeCase

Overview

lodash is a popular JavaScript utility library that offers a wide range of functions to simplify tasks associated with arrays, objects, strings, and more. One of the string-related functions offered by lodash is _.snakeCase().

The _.snakeCase() function takes a string as an argument and returns a new string with all whitespace and non-alphanumeric characters replaced with an underscore, and all uppercase letters converted to lowercase. In other words, it transforms a string to snake case, which is a naming convention where words are separated by underscores.

Here's an example of using _.snakeCase():

const myString = "Some Text Here!";
const snakeCaseString = _.snakeCase(myString);

console.log(snakeCaseString); // "some_text_here"

As you can see, _.snakeCase() took the myString value and transformed it to snake case by replacing spaces with underscores and converting all letters to lowercase.

This function can be particularly useful when you need to conform to a team's or an organization's naming conventions for variables, functions, or files. With _.snakeCase(), you can quickly transform any text to adhere to the convention.

In addition to _.snakeCase(), lodash offers a variety of other string-manipulation functions such as kebabCase(), camelCase(), upperCase(), and lowerCase(). These functions can help make string processing easier and more efficient, especially in larger applications.

To learn more about _.snakeCase() and other lodash functions, refer to the official lodash documentation.