Addy Osmani looks at the new loading attribute which brings native img and iframe lazy-loading to the web. Sergey Ryzhov shares what he learnt by using useReducer/useContext in his React application. Figma has a fresh coat of paint and loads more. Enjoy.
Kurt Varner offers some transparency and advice based on his own experience being an interviewer and hiring manager at Dropbox. Jake Archibald compares the performance of 10 recently updated Formula One (the motor-racing sport) sites. Caleb Williams discuss why Web Components are a great tool to deliver high-quality user experiences without complicated frameworks or build steps and that don’t run the risk of becoming obsolete. Plus lots more. Enjoy.
Developers revive first Web browser. Tyler McGinnis starts from scratch and slowly builds a server side React app while breaking down some of the complexity as he goes. A solid caching strategy to help make all the difference for your visitors and lots more. Enjoy.
A look into using custom React Hooks to build forms that require half the code to write, are reusable, and are much easier to read. Learn how to make Google Fonts load quicker. Cheatsheet for React users using TypeScript and lots more. Enjoy.
Alex Panagis shares what’s in store for the future of WordPress in 2019. Chris Coyier explains how the @supports query works and provides a large selection of use cases so you can understand it with ease. A small checklist to help make your React site more performant and more. Enjoy.
Facundo Corradini shares four core concepts that he believes, if taught correctly, would save us from 99% of CSS issues. Leonardo Maldonado reviews how we are managing state in React, understand why React Hooks are really a game-changer and learn to write our very first React Hook. Some wise words from Eric Bailey about the possible outcomes if we alter the browser experience and more. Enjoy!
Rachel Andrew details the different types of browser support issues, and shows how CSS is evolving to make it easier to deal with them. Alan Smith takes a closer look at how build better component libraries with Styled System and lots more. Enjoy.
Chris Coyier has put together a great blog post that captures the current state of peoples thinking and where we are heading. Ire Aderinokun explains in great detail what tree shaking is and how to go about setting it up. Test drive programming fonts online in your browser and so much more. Enjoy.
Ire Aderinokun explains what the virtual DOM is, how it differs from the original DOM, and how it is used. The Log Rocket team take a comprehensive look back at front-end in 2018. Robin Rendle shares some thoughts about how he and his team go about auditing CSS and lots more. Enjoy!
Ferdy Christant shares some thoughts on the current landscape of web browsers and what the future holds. WordPress 5.0 “Bebo” released. Product designer Jeff Smith shares insight, expert advice and actionable tips based on the design process at Facebook and more. Enjoy.
Google released a great resource for developers of all backgrounds to learn, create, and solve on the web. Harry Roberts does a rather large brain dump of all things relating to CSS and performance. Rachel Andrews shares a range of reasons why people use a third-party framework and the positive and negative things about doing so. Enjoy.
Harry Roberts introduces three types of testing (Proactive, Reactive and Passive) and dives into how and when they should be carried out. Julian Gaviria takes a deep dive into server-side split testing. Jeff Wainwright dives into the wonderful world of Continuous Integration and lots more. Enjoy.
Dave Rupert shares some thoughts around the User Experience costs of third-party scripts. Canva product designer Iain Dowling explains how they use a systems-first approach to tackle design challenges in product delivery. Addy Osmani provides some great information on starting a performance budget and lots more. Enjoy.
The Clearleft team share some great insights in how a correctly implemented design system can help large organisations improve their web experience for their customers. Jon Yablonski shares his thoughts on why every designer should learn the fundamentals of psychology and lots more. Enjoy.
Mat Marquis shines a light on one of the biggest challenges for website performance. Philip Walton dives a strategy he has dubbed “Idle Until Urgent” and loads more. Enjoy.