Go SSR Wins over JavaScript

In this day and age, server side rendering proves it is stable and more effective than the JavaScript bloat we are growing used to. Any simple page, with perhaps at most 3 KB of actual text content will download over 2 MB of JavaScript in order to simply function. Besides that fact, SPA and API situations, where you have a decoupled frontend from the backend, still do not justify the fact of using JavaScript, or even worse, any of its frameworks....

January 31, 2021 · 5 min · Josep Jesus Bigorra Algaba