June 6, 2019
Welcome to Dev Awesome, the newsletter for awesome developers. This week we have another dose of interesting articles, tools and inspiration to supercharge your afternoon. Enjoy!
Why I'm still using jQuery in 2019
Martin Tournoij explains the benefits of using jQuery over Vanilla JS or frameworks like React and Vue.
The Easiest Way To Create Parallax Scrolling With simpleParallax
A quick tutorial on how to create eye-catching parallax scroll animations using a modern JS library.
Vue.js And SEO: Optimize Reactive Websites For Search Engines
Great article on optimizing JS-driven websites and single page apps for better indexing by search engines
Three.js Fundamentals - A series of tutorials on the popular 3D framework
We've featured many amazing Three.js demos on Dev Awesome before. This course will show you how to get started and create your own.
Tornis - Watch and respond to changes in your browser's viewport
JS library that keeps track of viewport position, mouse movements and other data, keeping them organized in a state object.
PapaParse - Fast and powerful CSV parser for the web
Await Timeout - Promise-based API for setTimeout
Embetty - Embed media without compromising your privacy
Proxy server and frontend library that embed remote content like tweets and video while keeping your privacy.
Material-UI - React components that implement Google's Material Design
The tried and tested React framework recently got its v4.0 update, including lots of improved UI components and other utilities.
Zdog - Designer-friendly pseudo-3D engine
A simplified framework for creating beautiful 3D models without a lot of overhead. Based on canvas and SVG.
Rebuilding the Solar System with CSS
Beautiful spinning models of our planet and its neighbours, created using only CSS and images of the surface.
Creative Portfolios - Inspirational personal websites
Curated list of some of the most impressive portfolios of designers and developers.
Parallax concept - Advanced on-scroll parallax effect
Interesting prototype for a more complex parallax design, where scrolling moves the view through a forest.
Animation Handbook - Free book on animation in software designs
Learn how you can use animation to demonstrate abstract concepts, make products feel more life-like, and instill more emotion into digital experiences.