GOTO 2019 • You Really Don't Need All that JavaScript, I Promise • Stuart Langridge

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This presentation was recorded at GOTO Copenhagen 2019. #GOTOcon #GOTOcph

Stuart Langridge - Member of the Web Standards Project's DOM Scripting Task Force, Podcaster, Developer & Author

JavaScript is your behaviour layer; the way to add interactivity to your sites, to provide a slick and delightful user experience, to make everything fast and easy and clean. But at some point everything changed: the tail started to wag the dog instead and development became Javascript-first.
We'll talk about how you maybe shouldn't rely on JS as much as you're told to, and some practical strategies for how to build sites without reaching for a JS framework as first, last, and only tool for making the web [...]

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#JavaScript #JS #HTML #Frontend

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