Conventional wisdom says that kilobytes have a direct impact on load times and consequently user experience. Too many developers, however, myopically focus on a simplistic (and rather dated) "aggregate total file size" mentality and completely miss the broader goal of improving user experience. This article aims to challenge the old paradigm and explain why "spending" kilobytes on a library like GSAP can be a very smart move.
Kilobyte cost factors
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Too many developers myopically focus on a simplistic "aggregate total file size" mentality instead of the broader goal of improving user experience. Here are some factors to consider.