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Discussion on: Why the React community is missing the point about Web Components

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Junk • Edited on

You all realize that JavaScript is just a string in a file without an engine to parse, compile, and execute it, right?

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Benny Powers 🇮🇱🇨🇦

Well, it's a drop more complicated than that. Tagged template literals know about their static and dynamic parts. And lit-html uses template tags and weakmaps for fast parsing and efficient storage.

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Pascal Schilp

Im fine with it being string blobs, string parsing is much faster than html parsing.