Service Portal fundamentals: AngularJS scopes

Apart from the basic concepts of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, one of the most powerful things you can learn to really feel comfortable in Service Portal is AngularJS scopes.

There are many resources online which do a great job of explaining AngularJS scopes; there’s really no better than what can be found in the official AngularJS documentation. However, there’s nothing I’m aware of which is targeted at someone who’s getting started in Service Portal, has the basic knowledge of creating a widget, but still feels confused about what’s actually going on behind the scenes. Hopefully after reading this article some of that fog of confusion will have lifted.

Once you understand scopes, the amount of road blocks you’ll hit when developing widgets will dramatically lower, and you’ll be well on your way to becoming a Service Portal master!

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