Drop The “Modern Browser”

A “modern browser” is a moving target, you can not define it and you can not tell people to get one as they have no idea what that is. Let’s stop using the term and stop writing tutorials that are doomed to be old-fashioned by the time they get released.

Christian Heilmann, The Mith of The “Modern Browser”.

CSS Selector Performance

Juriy Zaytsev offers a nice view on CSS Selector Performance and how to make your stylesheets faster and cleaner.

As our pages/apps become more interactive, the complexity of CSS increases, and browsers start to support more and more “advanced” CSS features, CSS performance will probably become even more important.

Juriy Zaytsev, Profiling CSS

A must read for anyone interested in CSS performance.

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