Working on our Web Vitals together

tl;dr We need your help to improve the collective Web Vitals. We are putting as much weight as we can behind these vital metrics across our tooling, guidance, and much more. I am really excited to see the introduction of the Web Vitals program today. The web community has seen the maturation of web performance …

Browsing the Web while watching it’s vitals

TL;DR I built some Chrome Extensions that show you vital metrics for sites as you browse the Web. Here I discuss the current metrics of choice, the extensions, and finish with some magic. It sure is unprecedented times. My mental state has fluctuated between anger, frustration, grief, guilt (privilege), and beyond. I am thankful for …

The Doomed Rewrite

It just happened again. I spoke to a company, with some great engineers, and they just experienced the doomed rewrite. I remember the days of the Monty Hall Rewrite, which is a situation I would much prefer to DOOM. With Monty Hall, you run into the following situation: A website uses a given tech stack. …