Jeremy on the divide between the core languages of the web, and all the tooling that exists to produce code in those languages:
Jeremy likes the raw materials side the best, but acknowledges a healthy balance of both worlds is a healthy mix.
I think a great front-end developer is hyper-aware of this split. Every choice we make is a trade-off between developer productivity and complexity management and the user’s experience. The trick is to punish the user as little as possible while giving yourself as much as you can.
from CSS-Tricks https://adactio.com/journal/15050