So how does the browser actually render a website

September 2015 I had the privelage of giving a talk at JSConfEU 2015 in Berlin. My topic was about what the browser actually does to construct your website and show it on the screen. This is a topic I’ve been digging into for a few years now and it was really fun trying to distill it into a ~25 minute talk.




Here’s a list of resources that really helped me understand what the browser is doing and complexity around how it gets your website displayed on the screen.