Around the Web – 20200117

Brett M. Nelson - Friday, January 17, 2020

And now for somethings to read (or watch) over the weekend, if you have some spare time that is.

Approaches to add dynamic content to statically generated sites (JAMStack)

Hasura – Oct 15, 2019, 2:41 AM – The different approaches to add dynamic content to statically generated sites with JAMStack. JAMStack is an emerging architecture for web apps which aims to decouple frontend and backend dev teams. Read more about it here. The architecture allows...

Logitech MX Master 3 Advanced Wireless Mouse

Been using the Logitech MX for a few weeks now and have been enjoying it. Works great with my MacBook Pro.

A Web Component with Different HTML for Desktop and Mobile

CSS-Tricks – Jan 15, 3:44 PM – Rollout: Powerful Feature Flag Management Christian Schaefer has a great big write-up about dealing with web advertisements. The whole thing is interesting, first documenting all the challenges that ads present, and then presenting modern solutions...

JetBrains Mono: A free and open source typeface for developers

JetBrains: Developer Tools for Professionals and Teams – A ligature is a character consisting of two or more joined symbols. Traditionally, it was introduced as a space-saving technique in printed texts. In code, this technique is adopted to show operators and is used mainly for two purposes: To reduce...

Pre-Generate Static Pages With Dynamic Content – Static site generation is one of the core principals of the JAMstack. There are situations, however, when a site needs to handle user-generated/created content (UGC/UCC). In this case, we need to think about how to generate static websites based on...

How many CSS properties are there?

CSS-Tricks – Jan 14, 7:14 PM – Rollout: Powerful Feature Flag Management Tomasz Łakomy posted a joke tweet about naming all the CSS attributes and Tejas Kumar replied with a joke answer, going as far as making an npm module. You can even run a terminal command to see them:...

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