Short essay on 2023-07-05:
Impact over Performance is a philosophy. While we rage on the latest and greatest tech stack, tech is never the product. For example:
https://t.co/jZn6eesb2K is now almost 14,000 lines of raw PHP mixed with inline HTML, CSS in <style> and raw JS in <script> tags
I did not use TS, flexbox or frameworks except jQuery
A lot of 61,808 per month pic.twitter.com/4tHqS7EgnO
— @levelsio (@levelsio) July 3, 2023
Pieter Levels generates millions of revenue every month but with jQuery. Who cares about the tech stack if they can make a good product? But I am too much of a technophile aesthete... so I have devised the IDOL Stack. Remember, use Boring Technologies.