Recently, The preact Team has Released WMR to simplify modern web app development. WMR, which self-describes as a tiny all-in-one development tool for modern web apps.
Jason Miller, creator of @preactjs — a 3KB compatible alternative to React, recently released the first iteration of WMR, which self-describes as a tiny all-in-one development tool for modern web apps. WMR, in a single 2MB file with no dependencies, supports importing npm packages without prior installation, and many of the productivity and production features customary to developers (e.g, hot module reloading, JSX/TSX, CSS modules, TypeScript, and more).
WMR is part of a new breed of tooling that strives to streamline web development by focusing on modern web applications. Miller explained WMR’s positioning in a recent interview with changelog.com as follows: