Frontend development has taken the world by storm in the last decade with extreme progress in all web technologies (HTML, CSS, JS, etc.) sponsored and led by the biggest software companies in the world. It is arguably one of the highest paid, the most in-demand and satisfying job in the software industry for quite some time. This is the best time to learn it if you haven’t started already 😃!
Here is an exhaustive list of web resources that will help you to become a great Frontend developer in 2019.
- Mozilla Developer Network for frontend (Html, CSS, Js, etc.) code reference and learning 🤓. This will be your code holy book 📚 and you should follow it religiously!
- caniuse.com to check ✅ cross-browser compatibility of frontend technologies.
- web.dev to learn about web 🕷 fundamentals from Google Developers 👨💻.
- css-tricks to learn everything about CSS 😻. Period.
- ponyfoo.com to get valuable content about the Open Web platform 🕸️.
- smashingmagazine.com to get professional resources for web designers 🤓 and developers.
- freecodecamp.org to build frontend projects and collaborate with the community 👨🏫.
- frontendmasters.com to advance 🔥 your skills with in-depth, modern frontend courses.
- alligator.io to quickly understand seemingly-difficult frontend code concepts 😮.
- leanpub.com to easily write, publish and sell in-progress and completed ebooks 📚 and online courses.
- frontendfront.com to stay updated with the latest web news, trends and conferences 📣 happening all over the world 🌍.
- uptodate.frontendrescue.org to follow frontend leaders 🏆 , find the best resources, attend conferences, get inspired and build your stuff.
- medium.com to discover, read 📖 and write 🖊 related articles.
- producthunt.com to discover and submit 💯 new products.
- codepen.io to build, test 🧐 and discover frontend code.
- jsfiddle.net to build demos for libraries/framework documentation 📃 and fiddle with frontend code.
- repl.it to learn, build, collaborate and host your ideas in one place 🤩.
- codesandbox.io to build ✍️ and share web applications using cutting edge technologies.
- github.com to host and review 🧐 code, manage projects and build software 🤖 alongside millions of developers.
- stackoverflow.com to get answers to your toughest coding questions 😁, share knowledge with your coworkers in private, and find your next dream job.
- hashnode.com to connect with developers all around the world and grow your career 🤓.
- dev.to to share and discover great ideas, have debates and make friends 💛.
Well, that's a wrap!
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Disclaimer: All these resources have been chosen on popularity, relevance and effectiveness metrics. Their presence will certainly enhance your frontend developer portfolio but you can always pick and choose them :).