Intro to Web Workers

Avatar of Chris Coyier
Chris Coyier on

Try Mailchimp today. MailChimp Tracking Pixel

Brian Cooksey goes from “I don’t really know what Web Workers are” to “OK I totally get Web Workers.” on one short article.

…they are scripts that run in their own background thread. Independence from the regular JavaScript event loop means that a worker can churn away at something for a long time and your UI will remain responsive.

Direct Link →