Awesome article by +Emil Björklund on optimizing the crap out of background images while making everything look all funky and blurry. Good one!

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The “Blur Up” Technique for Loading Background Images | CSS-Tricks
The following is a guest post by Emil Björklund. Filter effects in CSS have been around for a while, and together with things like blend modes, they bring

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