Around the Web - 20201127

Brett M. Nelson - Friday, November 27, 2020

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

Ruthlessly Eliminating Layout Shift on netlify.com

zachleat.com – Zach Leatherman – On the Netlify web site, we have a little banner that appears at the top to drive traffic to new and exciting things happening in Netlify-land. That banner has exactly two features: An advanced HTML feature known only to a select few Old Guard…

Three Things You Didn't Know About AVIF

CSS-Tricks – Nov 26, 7:07 AM – AVIF, the file format based on the AV1 video codec, is the latest addition to the next-gen image formats. Early reports and comparisons show good results compared to JPEG and WebP. However, even if browser support is good, AVIF is still on the…

Creating UI Components in SVG

CSS-Tricks – Nov 23, 3:35 PM – I'm thoroughly convinced that SVG unlocks a whole entire world of building interfaces on the web. It might seem daunting to learn SVG at first, but you have a spec that was designed to create shapes and yet, still has elements, like text, links…

WebComponents.dev

WebComponents.dev – The Component IDE for Web Platform Developers…

An Introduction to Web Analytics

Stephanie Morillo – Nov 22, 6:00 AM – If you're a developer running your own site, or you have a blog hosted on a blogging platform, you're probably aware of web analytics. Content publishers rely on web analytics to understand how audiences are engaging with their content and to spot…

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