JavaScript

Wrapping DOM Text Nodes with JavaScript

Sometimes, due to CSS constraints, we need to find DOM text nodes and wrap them with a span or div. This post, we will see how to preserve any existing references safely.

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Web Components

Understanding Slot Updates with Web Components

The Shadow DOM Slot API allows us to project content into our Web Components and observe updates to the content. This post, we will take a look at some of the unexpected slot behaviors.

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CSS

Resilient CSS APIs and Design Systems

Design Systems need to handle hostile runtime environments. Improve reliability and developer experience with thoughtful API design in CSS.

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CSS

Don't Override CSS Outline Focus Styles

Learn how overriding CSS focus styles can hurt accessibility even when using custom colors. Improve the built-in native focus with outline offset.

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Angular JS

Using Web Components in AngularJS

Learn how to leverage Web Components to help migrate and upgrade AngularJS applications.

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Angular

Measuring Angular Performance with Source Map Explorer

Learn how to identify performance bottlenecks in your Angular application with the Source Map Explorer tool.

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Lit Web Components

Using Event Decorators with lit-element and Web Components

Learn how to make an event decorator to make it easy to emit custom events with improved type safety in Lit Web Components.

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NodeJS

Faster NPM installs with NPM CI

Learn how using NPM CI can save you time when using NPM and NodeJS in day to day development.

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TypeScript

Introduction to TypeScript Property Decorators

Learn in this tutorial how to build a TypeScript Property Decorator to create unique IDs for Class properties.

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Web Performance

Faster Web Pages with the Picture Element and WebP

Learn how to improve web page performance using the Picture element and WebP image format.

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CSS

CSS Gap Space with Flexbox

Learn how to use CSS Gap spacing with Flexbox and how to emulate support in browsers.

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CSS

How to Center in CSS with CSS Grid

Learn how to center content like images, text, and divs vertically and horizontally in CSS using CSS Grid.

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