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Build better developer portals with Spotify’s Backstage

Spotify's Backstage has a lot of potential to fill a gap in developer tooling that many engineering teams may not even realize they have.
Brian De Sousa
6 min read

Why don’t people like PHP?

Compare the performance, features, and capabilities of JavaScript and PHP in 2021 for a better sense of what makes PHP less popular.
Andrew Evans
5 min read

A comprehensive look back at front end in 2018

Grab a coffee, settle in, and read slow. Our review doesn’t miss much.
Kaelan Cooter
11 min read

5 web APIs that add mobile functionality to your…

Learn about APIs that provide mobile-friendly functionality, such as the Web Share, Contact Picker, and Clipboard APIs.
Chimezie Enyinnaya
7 min read

Easy documentation with Docusaurus

Documentation is an integral part of the software development lifecycle. Docusaurus helps to create and maintain static documentation websites with support for blogs, versioning,...
Anshul Goyal
8 min read

Beyond REST: Using WebSockets for two-way communication in your…

Overview REST was the undisputed champion of web APIs forever. It dethroned SOAP and its verbose XML in favor of svelte JSON over HTTP....
Gigi Sayfan
10 min read

History of front-end frameworks

A history of front-end frameworks including Semantic UI and others.
Michael Wanyoike
7 min read

Implicit state sharing: React’s context API & provide/inject in…

Imagine you are creating an accordion component that you want to distribute publicly through an npm package. You would like the user of this...
Jonathan Harrell
3 min read

How to set up a TypeScript + Gatsby app

In this article, we’ll take one of the starter Gatsby projects and turn it into a TypeScript app.
Yomi Eluwande
9 min read

Building full-stack web apps with Go, Vecty, and WebAssembly

We write a complete web application — frontend and backend — without a line of JavaScript.
Aaron Schlesinger
3 min read

Building without bundling: How to do more with less

The creator of @pika/web explains how front-end software devs can build full-scale web apps without bundling to reduce the amount of time developers spend...
Fred Schott
7 min read

It’s 2018 — you shouldn’t be writing vanilla CSS

A common mistake among developers is to give less importance (often, none at all) to styling when compared to other parts of their codebase....
Alcides Queiroz
10 min read