Hacking to be Performant?
Submitted by Apoorv Saxena (@apoorv-saxena) on Monday, 16 March 2015
Technical level: Intermediate
Performance is a feature, but what exactly is performance? Different people are using different approaches to deliver a performant experience to their end users, let’s discuss what, why and how of these Hacks.
With the increasing complexity of Web applications, delivering a performant experience on all devices has become a never ending race. Shortcuts cum Hacks are also becoming increasing popular, though using them is a fine art.
At the end of this talk, one will be able to learn about different popular hacks, differentiate between Hacks and Approach, and the considerations that one must acknowledge before proceeding on with any of them.
I hate slow websites, and thus on a quest to learn, practice and teach the techniques of writing performant web applications.