Frontend Weekly Digest #78 (8–14 October 2018)

Fresh Frontend Links
4 min readOct 14, 2018


Why don’t we add a <lovely> element to HTML?
About static site generators
Deploying frontend applications — the fun way
Using the Web Audio API
Advanced techniques: creating sound, sequencing, timing, scheduling


How to make the impossible possible in CSS with a little creativity
Valid CSS Content
How I remember CSS Grid properties
The Firefox Shape Path Editor
CSS Border-Radius Can Do That?
Does your interviewee understand CSS layouts?
CSS Previous sibling selectors and how to fake them
5 things you can do in CSS-in-JS that you didn’t know about


JavaScript Visualizer — A tool for visualizing Execution Context, Hoisting, Closures, and Scopes in JavaScript
A deep dive into this in JavaScript: why it’s critical to writing good code.
13 Games in ≤ 13kB of JavaScript · js13kGames 2018
Let’s clear up the confusion around the slice( ), splice( ), & split( ) methods in JavaScript
Calls between JavaScript and WebAssembly are finally fast
• New Releases: Ember 3.4, ESLint v5.7.0, Aurelia-CLI v1.0.0-beta.1, The New Aurelia-CLI Auto-tracing Bundler