Someone once made a great point about using Regex to parse XML and HTML. In short: don’t do it, you’ll release Zalgo, and suffer a horrible fate. XML and Regexes just don’t gel well together. Or… do they?
I was thinking about this and mulling over just how inconvenient regexes are.
The principle behind tree shaking is as follows:
Earlier this year I gave a talk at FullStack conference in London about making iFrames cool again (sorry, you have to log in to see the video — if anyone is listening over at FullStack, it would be really awesome if you could make these videos public!)
In a nutshell: iframes let you build user experiences into embeddable ‘cross-domain components’, which let users interact with other sites without being redirected. …