Frontend Weekly Digest (21–27 January 2019)

This week we issue a really huge selection of all the essential news you might have missed on Front-end development. Make sure to check the latest updates on CSS, HTML, and JavaScript.

Web-development

The Great Divide. Two front-end developers are sitting at a bar. They have nothing to talk about.
 • What we learned about 2019 developer hiring trends from analyzing 112,654 coding tests
 • How to make VR with the web, a new video series
 • How We Moved From Wordpress to React and Raised $80 Million

CSS

Table Design Patterns On The Web
 • Animating CSS Grid
 • Flexbox.ninja — a website made and hosted by Geoffrey Crofte to help you better understand CSS Flexbox Layout Module 
 • Gradians and Turns: the quiet heroes of CSS angles
 • Your CSS Layout Toolkit for 2019 — Rachel Andrew
 • Firefox DevTools for CSS authors
 • Houdini Tutorial: CSS Painting and Custom Properties

JavaScript

Why every new web app at PayPal starts with TypeScript
 • What’s New in JavaScript for 2019
 • Diving into JavaScript: How to Create a Hex2RGB Color Converter
 • Finding the Most Recurring Character