Hello Web Components

11 min readFeb 13

If you’ve heard about Web Components but have never built one yourself, you’ve come to the right place. The time has come! Let’s build a Web Component together!

When I have the opportunity to teach folks about Web Components, I usually like to start with something simple that many of us know from the “real world.” So, let’s build a Web Component “name tag” that looks something like this…


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