Frontend Weekly Digest #348 (29 January — 5 February 2024)

Fresh Frontend Links
2 min readFeb 4, 2024


New to the web platform in January
The Web Component Success Story
JavaScript or WebAssembly: Which Is More Energy Efficient and Faster?


Using Global Styles in Shadow DOM
Heads Up on Custom Scrollbars. Chrome is Supporting the Standard Now, which Overrides The Old Pseudo Elements
Going beyond pixels and (r)ems in CSS — Relative length units based on font
What is CSS Motion Path?
Animating Font Palette
Field-sizing just works!
nth-child() vs nth-of-type() Selectors in CSS — What’s the Difference?
A highly configurable switch component using modern CSS techniques
CSS Scroll-triggered Animations with Style Queries


Which one is the most actively developed Front-End framework in 2024? — React vs Angular vs Vue vs Svelte vs Ember
JavaScript Game Dev Tutorial — Build Gorillas with HTML Canvas + JavaScript
JavaScript Compare Dates: How to Do It Right
JavaScript Trim String: How to Remove Unwanted Spaces