Tailwind Weekly #62: New video and some sneak peeks of what's to come!

Hello folks!

It’s been a slow week on the news side but we did get some sneak peeks of what’s to come. I’m particularly excited by this tweet showing possible customizations for the tailwind-typography plugin with classes right there on the code. It’s 🤯.

Now, on to the usual!

🌟 News

Remember the v3.0 alpha we talked about last week? Well, now you can use it in Tailwind Play too!

And of course, we got another great video from Simon, Adding Tailwind CSS to an Existing Project, I loved the preflight: false thing, very useful!

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📚 Learning

The Best Font Loading Strategies and How to Execute Them

I have been doing a lot of performance optimization work these past few weeks and noticed how important proper font handling is! This article helped me understand my options and what was best for that particular optimization, definitely a great read.

💅 Showcase

Kent C. Dodds

Kent C. Dodds recently updated his site and it’s now made with TailwindCSS. It has great typography, fancy animations, and koalas, what’s not to love 😍?

If you don’t know Kent, here’s a very famous JS teacher and has a great React course called Epic React.

🎁 Resource

Tailwind Mobile

Now, this one is a treat! Tailwind Mobile is a collection of pixel-perfect mobile UI components built with Tailwind and they’re completely free. They’re meant to be used with a “parent” framework like Ionic or Framework7. As of now they only have a React version but it seems the Vue and Svelte versions are coming soon.

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