# NOTE: terser is a peer dependencynpm i terser snowpack-plugin-terser
Why do this?
While Snowpack has a
minify option built in, it only uses
In doing so it misses many optimizations that are caught by Terser.
When to use this
You should only use this if you aren't already using a bundler (Webpack, Parcel, Rollup) to build your production site.
// snowpack.config.jsmoduleexports =buildOptions:minify: falseplugins:'snowpack-plugin-terser'/*** @see Plugin Options below*/terserOptions:compress:arguments: truepasses: 2unsafe_arrows: true