But if I were going to bet on a web technology, it’s HTML. Always bet on HTML.
In brief: HTML is resilient, feature-rich, hyper performant, and scalable.
Related tweet text from Zach Leatherman:
Which has a better First Meaningful Paint time?
- a raw 8.5MB HTML file with the full text of every single one of my 27,506 tweets
- a client rendered React site with exactly one tweet on it
(Spoiler: @____lighthouse reports 8.5MB of HTML wins by about 200ms)