Polymer is a new framework from Google tailored to leverage evolving web platforms. Polymer has been seen as future of Web technologies. It is a library utilizing web components for building applications and elements. With new Polymer 1.0 building rich & interoperable web components has become more versatile and efficient.Web component shipping is a major turning point in the history of web development. With advanced framework and approach like Polymer things are going to change in the way web applications are built.
Not many things have come before similar to Polymer except X-Tags for example, to an extent. Polymer uses web components. Major differentiation between Polymer and things that can before the polymer is it doesn’t paper over the platform. Frameworks have had to deal with a major limitation of web platform over a decade now. It doesn’t provide proper functionality out of the box for people to use. Implementation of Web components object observe and template tag changed that.