Frontend Fuel - Issue 13


The WWW turned 29 on March 12th,

Let’s Encrypt have added wildcard certificate support allowing all subdomains of a domain to use a single certificate.

The EU is considering a copyright proposal that would require code-sharing platforms to monitor all content that users upload for potential copyright infringement.

General Reading

Interesting post on tables, CSS display properties, and ARIA.

Github updated their font stack a while ago, here’s a blog post explaining why they did it.

Excellent blog post around the great features ES2015+ has to offer.

Three Techniques for Performant Custom Font Usage


Web Fundamentals course around using Webpack for performance optimisation.

Screencast series by Jen Simmons about how to Write CSS That Works in Every Browser, Even the Old Ones


What is new for developers in Chrome 65 [3min 14sec]

Using Chrome’s ‘Local Overrides’ to Test Performance Hypotheses - Harry Roberts [6mins 35sec]

Manuel Matuzovic: Writing CSS with Accessibility in Mind [30mins 28secs]


A list of tools you can use to measure your sites performance.

Online SVG editor with lots of nice features.

Fontanello is a browser extension for Google Chrome and Firefox that lets you display the basic typographic styles of a text by right-clicking it.


Keeping Up with the Codeashians. Dealing with our fast paced industry.

JavaScript Jabber 304: React: The Big Picture


CityJSConf / March 26th / London

DeltaV Conference / May 10th - 11th / London


Lady finds a piece of Chernobyl’s nuclear reactor fuel (really interesting YT channel),

A mathematician explains the best way to cut a bagel.