The Web Development Glossary
The Web Development Glossary
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The Web Development Glossary

Last updated on 2020-06-01

About the Book

This is The Web Development Glossary. It acquaints and reunites you with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, accessibility, security, performance, code quality, internationalization, localization, editors and tooling and more. It goes a little beyond web development, touching computer science, design, typography, usability and user experience, information as well as project management, other disciplines with concepts of interest and relevance to the modern developer. It goes beyond to encourage to stay curious, to learn more about the Web and the people building it. And still it is a glossary, of a couple of thousand terms for developers.

About the Author

Jens Oliver Meiert
Jens Oliver Meiert

Jens Oliver Meiert is a web developer and author (ex-Google, W3C, O’Reilly). He specializes in the management and quality assurance of complex websites, the development and deployment of web frameworks, as well as code efficiency and maintainability. Jens contributes to technical standards and regularly writes about his work and research, particularly on his website, meiert.com.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • About the Glossary
  • The Web Development Glossary
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • Q
  • R
  • S
  • T
  • U
  • V
  • W
  • X
  • Y
  • Z
  • Appendix
    • Wikipedia Contributions
    • MDN Web Docs Contributions

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