Frontend Rewind 2023 – Day 12

Join the adventure on Day 12 of our special calendar, and explore more frontend highlights of 2023.

Welcome to Day 12 of “Frontend Rewind 2023”!

Today we have more links and inspiration for you! And a really nice discount for Kevin Powell‘s course!

๐Ÿฎ Fun fact: Ever heard of the Obon festival (ใŠ็›†)? In Japan, it’s an annual celebration where ancestors make a stylish comeback! Lanterns light the way for these spirited guests, and Obon dances (bon odori) add a groovy touch to the festivities.

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Community Discount: CSS Demystified

Delve into Kevin Powell’s course for an in-depth exploration of how CSS works. This transformative experience is geared towards reshaping your mindset, allowing you to untangle the complexities of CSS and gain a thorough understanding at last! Use codrops20 for 20% off, valid through the month of December.


AI and the automation of work

Benedict Evans writes about the potential impact of generative AI, Large Language Models (LLMs), and ChatGPT on automation, employment, and the future of work, drawing comparisons to previous waves of automation and discussing the creation of new jobs.


Responsive type scales with composable CSS utilities

Tobias Ahlin shows how to create responsive and fluid typography using CSS calc(), clamp(), and CSS variables, explaining the complex calculations involved and providing utility classes for easily implementing adaptable type scales within specific size ranges.

Website Design: Synchrodogs

UI Interaction & Animation: Contact Page [Animation]



A small chrome extension to monitor (and optionally block) other extensions’ network calls.


Abstract isometric illustrations

A free set of abstract isometric illustrations tailored for your next remarkable project. The complete collection is yours to download at no cost, ideal for both commercial and personal use.

Web Experiment

Summer Afternoon

Transport yourself to a picturesque, sun-drenched world with this WebGL experiment, created by Vicente Lucendo.

Video: So how does your computer ACTUALLY compute sine?

Cheers to you for joining us in today’s advent excitement; hope to see you tomorrow! ๐Ÿ‘‹๐ŸŽ„

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Manoela Ilic

Manoela is the main tinkerer at Codrops. With a background in coding and passion for all things design, she creates web experiments and keeps frontend professionals informed about the latest trends.

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