HTML’s New Template Tag


The concept of templating is not new to web development. In fact, server-side templating languages/engines like Django (Python), ERB/Haml (Ruby), and Smarty (PHP) have been around for a long time. In the last couple of years however, we’ve seen an explosion of MVC frameworks spring up. All of them are slightly different, yet most share a common mechanic for rendering their presentational layer (aka da view): templates.

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