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Service Workers

September 2nd, 2020 by Chris Ferdinandi

A great series of posts from Chris around Service workers ranging from an overview of what they can do, how to write them with vanilla js, improving performance, invalidating cache and more.

content-visibility: the new CSS property that boosts your rendering performance

August 12th, 2020 by Una Kravets

The content-visibility property is coming to Chome shortly and will help page load performance from within CSS alone. The new property will flag to the browser that it can skip the rendering work for its region until it’s needed. This means that if you’ve got a long list of blog posts, you could offset the […]

A Look at What’s New in Chrome DevTools in 2020

August 11th, 2020 by Umar Hansa

Although I use Firefox as my primary browser on the laptop and Safari on mobile and tablet, I do still have a lot of love for Chrome because of its Dev Tools capabilities. In this tutorial, Umar takes you through some of the best bits of Chrome Dev tools this year including some that I’ve […]

No – Safari 14 Does Not Block Google Analytics

July 7th, 2020 by Simo Ahava

Last week there were rumours that this was the case when in fact, it is not. Safari are including Intelligent Tracking Prevention which will impact the ability for sites to track users, however, Google Analytics is a first-party analytics platform in that it stores first-party cookies on the browser for the site.

Fresh From The Podcast

RWD Podcast 72

March 30th, 2020

Covering off some of the best links for this week. You can find all the links at The mentioned links include You Type Face Apples attack on service workers Firefox better web with scroll Maintaining Performance Oh, Embed! Embracing modern image formats Thanks for listening!

RWD Podcast 71

March 21st, 2020

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RWD Podcast #70 : Should designers learn how to code?

November 30th, 2018

This week I mull over the question around whether designers should code. Brad and Dan talk about Design and Development workflows Advent Holiday Calendars for Dev’s

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RWD Weekly #431

October 16th, 2020

Hello and welcome to RWD weekly newsletter edition 431. This week I’m happy to see someone finally calling out on counting clicks as a default way to improve UX, we’re looking at some great new search capabilities coming in from Google, and while we’re on Google we’ll take a look at how one of their […]

RWD Weekly #430

October 9th, 2020

Hello and welcome to RWD weekly newsletter edition 430. This week we have two articles on how to break out into full-bleed for images/video/codeblocks while still keeping your columns widths to readable text sizes. Our feature article goes to town on CSS Variables, and there are some performance bonuses in our tutorials. This week our […]

RWD Weekly #429

October 2nd, 2020

Hello and welcome to RWD weekly newsletter edition 429. This week (and last) I’ve been battling a cold that my daughter brought home from school.  Don’t be alarmed, it isn’t Covid-19, but it seems like the lack of exposure to bugs over the past 6 months has meant that this has hit me harder than […]