Improving Web Performance with the Passive Option for Event Listeners

Colton
2 min readFeb 26
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Event listeners are an important part of web development, allowing developers to add functionality to web pages that respond to user input or other events. However, poorly written event listeners can cause performance issues, particularly on mobile devices.

The passive option is a relatively new feature of event listeners in modern browsers that…

Colton

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