I had the pleasure of speaking at WordCamp Brisbane recently. The video and my slides are below, following the slides are links to the resources mentioned in my talk.
Complaining about WordPress 4.2’s inline Emoji script is to complain about the biggest front end performance gain of the feature.
You see, that tiny script does two things:
- check if your visitors browser supports Emoji, and,
The Filament Group continues to do great work: Font Loading Revisited with Font Events