Frontend Weekly Digest #334 (23–29 October 2023)

Fresh Frontend Links
2 min readOct 29, 2023


JSON is incredibly slow: Here’s What’s Faster!
Playing with the Gamepad API
It’s 2023, here is why your web design sucks.
AI for Web Devs: Faster Responses with HTTP Streaming
What are developers thinking?


Tailwind CSS vs. Semantic CSS
CSS text-wrap: pretty
Solved by CSS Scroll-Driven Animations: Style an element based on the active Scroll Direction and Scroll Speed
CSS prefers-reduced-transparency
How CSS @scope can replace BEM
20 Simple Ways to Style the HTML details Element


What Removing Object Properties Tells Us About JavaScript — Build APIs with JavaScript and Postgres, fast.
Web Components Will Outlive Your JavaScript Framework
Why I Won’t Use Next.js
17 common Node.js errors and how to solve them
Choosing the best JavaScript sorting algorithm for your project