As these time saving libraries have been developed to make our lives that little bit easier and also offer a learning window into these areas that we may not fully understand.
Powerful open-source framework for developing complex, custom-tailored analytics systems. Consists of frontend SDKs and an API backend that works with most databases including MySQL, Postreges and MongoDB.
Rich text & media editor that outputs data in JSON format. It is fully modular and made out of “blocks”, meaning every structural unit is it’s own block (e.g. Paragraph, Heading, Image are all blocks) and users can easily write their own plugins to further extend the editor.
DropCSS is an exceptionally fast, thorough and tiny (~8.5 KB min) unused-CSS cleaner; it takes your HTML and CSS as input and returns only the used CSS as output. Its custom HTML and CSS parsers are highly optimized for the 99% use case and thus avoid the overhead of handling malformed markup or stylesheets, so you must provide well-formed input.
This is a great library created by the Twitter team that provides standard Unicode emoji support across all platforms. With more than 3000 emojis and a solid API, it is can be the perfect solution when you want to add emojis to your apps.
This is a great little reset stylesheet that lets you write CSS quicker without the default browser styles getting in the way. It helps with browser consistency, resets spacing and font-sizes, and removes the default styles from most HTML elements.
Fun CSS framework that makes your website look like an 8-bit NES game. It provides a good selection of Bootstrap-type components like buttons, containers, dialogs, input fields and more.
React component that allows you to animate your website’s favicon using a series of dynamically generated images. This effect can be used as a progress or loading indicator, or just as a neat little animation to make your pages stand out.
React-based video player with out-of-the-box features such as subtitles, thumbnails, quality selection and more. Highly extensible, modern and offering support for most of the popular video formats and codecs.
Choices.js is a lightweight, configurable select box/text input plugin. Similar to Select2 and Selectize but without the jQuery dependency.
Water.css is a just-add-css collection of styles to make simple websites like this just a little bit nicer. Get it already!Now you can write your simple static site with nice semantic html, and Water.css will manage the styling for you.