C H A P T E R  2


Development Principles

Having found a few principles to be helpful, we use them repeatedly throughout the book (and throughout our work outside the book, of course). These principles underlie everything we’re going to say in the book. Consequently, we thought we should delineate them here, before we move on to the chapters that deal with more specific topics. The following sections show the design and development principles that we embrace:

  • Code for Modern Browser Performance
  • Use CSS to Manage Boundaries
  • Embrace Progressive Enhancement
  • Embrace Separation of Concerns

These principles let us achieve the best possible performance ...

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