then/catch (ES6) and
async/await (ES7). These syntaxes give us the same underlying functionality, but they affect readability and scope in different ways. In this article, we’ll see how one syntax lends itself to maintainable code, while the other puts us on the road to callback hell!
With so much going on, it’s nice to have an overview of what’s new at Smashing — all in one place. Read on to find out what’s been keeping the team busy alongside some inspiring community resources that have made it to the top list of our newsletters!
In this article, Stephanie dives into the past by going back to the beginning of HTML and tracing the evolution of form controls through to the present and the current state of working with them.
We’re asking what it looks like to dogfood the Jamstack at Netlify. Can you deploy an entire app to a CDN? Drew McLellan talks to Netlify Staff Engineer Leslie Cohn-Wein to find out.
With the help of this tutorial, you can learn how to create a continuous integration workflow for your Node JS REST API by using GitHub Actions as well as how to report test coverage with Coveralls.
In this article, we’re going to take a look at some of these new features and how to get started with them. We’re also going be taking a look at some of the changes done to the existing features.
In this article, Robin Christopherson talks with experts about COVID, the challenges and opportunities the crisis brings, agile adjustments, digital inclusion, and much more.
In this article, Nefe explains how to authenticate React apps using Auth0. You’ll also see how you can set up Social Logins in your apps.
A Smashing Guide to Web Performance
Ensuring your site loads quickly is important. The subject touches almost every part of web design and development, from your choice of images to the performance of your web server. In this guide we bring together information that can help you build a fast site, and keep it fast.Explore Performance
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Meet Design Systems, a recent Smashing book in which Alla Kholmatova explores how to set up an effective design system to create great digital products. With common traps, gotchas and lessons learned.
Person Of The Week
Elliot Jay Stocks’ 15-year career as a designer and design leader started in the early days of web design, before expanding to web, app, print, and branding projects for clients such as Microsoft, Virgin, InVision, and MailChimp. He was previously the co-founder of the lifestyle magazine Lagom and is known in typographic circles thanks to his time as Creative Director of Adobe Typekit. Elliot shares his knowledge in workshops and as a speaker at design and tech conferences around the world. Thank you for everything you do for the community, dear Elliot!