Matthew Miller

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The Advantages of Infinite Scroll and Intersection Observer API

By Matthew Miller on Jan 25, 2021

If you have any experience developing web interfaces, you have most likely encountered pagination. When there is too much data to present at once, pagination allows the user to explore the data one batch at a time. A common alternative to pagination is scrolling. At first glance, paging and scrolling are interchangeable ways to present data. Both display the same information to the user in the same order.