Written as of Angular 12+.

Install the Angular CLI

npm install -g @angular/cli

Help/available commands

ng help
ng ___ --help

Create a new site/project

ng new new-project-name
# Use SCSS stylesheet format.
ng new new-project-name --style scss
# This option can be used if there's an issue during npm install.
ng new new-project-name --skip-install
# Use a custom prefix for selector names.
ng new new-project-name --prefix ___
# Create with a specific Angular version.
npx @angular/cli@12 new new-project-name

Start a development server

Runs on port 4200 by default.

ng serve
# Opens the site in the default browser.
ng serve --open
ng serve -o

Code scaffolding

See ng generate.

# Create a new component.
ng generate component heroes
ng generate component hero-detail
ng g c input-button-unit
ng g c products/product-detail
# Create a component in the current directory, without creating a directory.
ng g c product-detail --flat
ng g c products/product-detail --flat
# Preview creating a new component.
ng g c messages --dry-run
ng g c messages -d
# Create a new service.
ng generate service hero
ng generate service message
ng g s services/todo-list
# Create an interface
ng g i interfaces/todo-item
# Create a new module, putting it into AppModule.
ng g m products/product --flat -m app
# Create a new module, with routing.
ng g m admin-stuff --flat --routing

Build the project

# Puts in dist/ by default.
ng build

Add an in-memory web API

For mocking up a backend.

npm install angular-in-memory-web-api --save
# Generate a module in src/app (flat) and register it in AppModule imports (module=app)
ng generate module app-routing --flat --module=app
ng generate component dashboard
# In-memory Web API
npm install angular-in-memory-web-api --save
ng generate service InMemoryData
ng generate component hero-search

Angular Material

ng add @angular/material