2023 State of Web Components

15 min readApr 17

Recently, I wrote about how to build your first Web Component, as well as some history and explanation of the basic v1 Web Component specs. But much more has happened in the world of Web Components since v1 reached full support in 2020. And even more is planned for the future. Let’s take a look at a few notable examples of what has been built with the current standards, as well as survey some of the work going into new Web Component standards in 2023 and beyond.

Web Components in the Wild


W3C, WICG & TC39 contributor focused on Web Standards, UI Architecture & Engineering Culture. Former Technical Fellow, Principal Architect & VP-level tech lead.