Please stop using CDNs for external Javascript libraries
shkspr.mobi

I want to discuss a (minor) antipattern that I think is (slightly) harmful. Lots of websites use large Javascript libraries. They often include them by using a 3rd party Content Delivery Network li…

@ganymede
610d

https://decentraleyes.org/

(Opensource) Local CDN Emulation

Addons for Firefox, Chrome etc

Ephera
49d

I especially also don’t get this for fonts. It’s so easy to statically include a font file and make it the most reliable aspect of your webpage.

Instead, it’s basically part of the modern web experience to me that certain sites are almost unusable, because they rely on fonts for their icons and the fonts haven’t properly loaded (yet).

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