Hotwire: HTML Over The Wire

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Created 2021-01-31
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I’d like to share my experience of encountering Hotwire from the team at Basecamp which was extracted from the tooling used to build their Hey product. I was so pleased to see DHH tweet about it and took some time over my end-of-year vacation to delve into it.


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You can follow the HTML-over-the-wire approach as merely inspiration for your own tooling, or you can...

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Great intro to HTML over the wire
Sending whole HTML instead of just the needed parts seems inefficient - comparing it to SPAs then is laughable
HTML over the wire looks cool. It is similar to approaches we do in KnowledgePicker and I'm glad it has a community and is getting some traction.