Design systems and standards-based Web Components

Design systems become more important as applications grow in complexity and in number. Scalable, reusable and modular code, along with compatible visual assets, are key when organizations build multiple apps for different purposes, but still wish to maintain a level of consistency throughout their UIs.

Faster dev-mode startup in Vaadin 14.4

Vaadin 14.4 is the latest long-term support (LTS) version of the Vaadin platform. This new version features faster startup in development mode, live reload for frontend changes, and an API to show helper text in form input components. Faster dev-mode startup The development-mode server now runs in ...

Bower and npm in Vaadin 14+

Starting with Vaadin 14, we use npm instead of Bower. Why are we doing this? What does this mean for you? And what is the future of existing components in Vaadin that are using Bower?   The migration from Bower is a must, this is old news: Why Bower or npm? Both Bower and npm are dependency ...

Cookie web components for displaying consent and managing cookie data

Web Components Wednesday (WCW) blog series is created for two purposes: introducing easy-to-use components and educating people on the concept of Web Components. All the WCW blogs can be found here. Cookies are wonderful. They can serve many purposes: analytics, advertising, chat tool, as well as ...

Introducing geo-location, a web component which lets you easily locate, track or reverse geocode your current location

Web Components Wednesday (WCW) blog series is created for two purposes: introducing easy-to-use components and educating people on the concept of Web Components. All the WCW blogs can be found here. Nowadays, many companies make use of location tracking to create different apps, and such purposes ...

8 best Polymer carousel web components for your next web app

Web Components Wednesday (WCW) blog series is created for two purposes: introducing easy-to-use components and educating people on the concept of Web Components. All the WCW blogs can be found here. The carousel is a sophisticated but super effective UI component. It is used to revolve around a ...

A voice component for your next web app

Web Components Wednesday (WCW) blog series is created for two purposes: introducing easy-to-use components and educating people on the concept of Web Components. All the WCW blogs can be found here. Siri, Cortana, Alexa, Google Assistant. They are all intelligent virtual assistants developed ...