Progressive Enhancement is Dead, Long Live Progressive Enhancement

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September 25, 2015

Progressive Enhancement is Dead, Long Live Progressive Enhancement

Some say that using a JavaScript framework means sacrificing core web principles—universal access, graceful degradation—in exchange for developer convenience. Are JavaScript peddlers like me the Pied Pipers of doom, leading the community astray from web righteousness? Let’s look at why devs are drawn to the benefits of JS frameworks—and discuss whether the rampant hand-wringing about progressive enhancement is deserved or a relic from an older age.

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tomdale

September 25, 2015
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