16 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, May 11

Your Domain Name: Do You www or Not?

Your primary website domain can be served on an address without the 'www' so is it necessary? Craig discusses the pros, cons and technical solutions.
1 COMMENT
Web
Maria Antonietta Perna, May 04

Three Ways of Decreasing SVG File Size with SVGO

Maria Antonietta Perna discusses three ways in which you can use SVGO to optimize SVG graphics to be used on your website.
21 COMMENTs
Web
Maria Antonietta Perna, May 04

Tackling Render Blocking CSS for a Fast Rendering Website

Maria Antonietta Perna discusses CSS as being on the critical rendering path and points out a few solutions you can try out in your development work.
Web
Jeff Smith, May 04

Using DeployHQ to Automate Your Deployments

Tired of deploying changes to your sites by copying files manually from your repositories? Learn how to automate deployment from Git with DeployHQ.
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Maria Antonietta Perna, May 03

Lightning Fast Websites with Prefetching

Maria Antonietta Perna highlights the advantages and a few downsides of prefetching resources to speed up website performance and improve user experience.
2 COMMENTs
Web
Adrian Try, May 03

How to Choose, Register and Make the Most of Your Domain Name

Every website needs a good domain name. In this article, Adrian Try takes you through the basics of choosing, registering, and making the most of yours.
1 COMMENT
Web
Jeff Smith, May 03

Why Every Website Needs HTTPS

Every website needs encryption. Read about the benefits that HTTPS offers to you and to your site's visitors, and then get started today!
Web
M. David Green, May 02

Three Keys to Being a Productive Software Engineer

In this one-on-one episode of the Versioning Show, David and Tim look at what it means to be a productive software engineer.
21 COMMENTs
Design & UX
David Attard, Apr 27

6 Tools to Stop Your Devs and Designers Strangling Each Other

Having the best developers and designers on the planet is no good if they aren't on the same page. David has the tools to help you fit them together.
7 COMMENTs
Web
Paddy Sherry, Apr 25

How to Land a Development Job Without Experience

Paddy provides tips for landing your first development job when you're fresh out of a technical degree but lack commercial development experience.
1 COMMENT
Web
Maria Antonietta Perna, Apr 25

Optimizing Web Fonts for Performance: the State of the Art

Maria Antonietta Perna digs into performance issues when loading custom web fonts. She discusses file size and FOIT and shows some cutting-edge solutions.
3 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Apr 21

Shared Server Hosting: the Pros and Cons

The range of hosting options has become bewilderingly complex. Craig discusses the advantages and disadvantages of choosing a shared server option.
2 COMMENTs
Web
Maria Antonietta Perna, Apr 20

Five Techniques to Lazy Load Images for Website Performance

Maria Antonietta Perna highlights the benefits of lazy loading images on websites and shows five approaches to implement lazy loading for your website.
1 COMMENT
Web
Craig Buckler, Apr 20

Dedicated Server Hosting: the Pros and Cons

When you're new to the world of internet hosting, figuring out all options can be tough. In this article, Craig Buckler explains the dedicated server.
Web
James George, Apr 19

Using Bookmark's AIDA to Build Your Website in 2 Minutes

James George takes a look at Bookmark's website builder and its new artificial intelligence system AIDA.
1 COMMENT
Web
M. David Green, Apr 18

UX Research, Analytics, and Dark Patterns, with Luke Hay

In this episode of the Versioning Show, Tim and David talk with Luke Hay, a user experience professional and author.
Web
Craig Buckler, Apr 18

Web Industry Insights 2017

Craig discusses the tools, languages and career satisfaction levels of 64,000 developers who completed the 2017 Stack Overflow survey.
Web
Barbara Bermes, Apr 11

The Psychology of Speed

In this exclusive book excerpt, we examine the psychology of speed in regards to building lean websites.
2 COMMENTs
Web
Maria Antonietta Perna, Apr 05

What Is the Right Image Format for Your Website?

Maria Antonietta Perna introduces five image formats for the web: JPG, GIF, PNG, SVG and WebP and explains how to choose the right image format for the web.
Web
M. David Green, Apr 04

Online Security and Being Super Productive, with Azat Mardan

In this episode of the Versioning Show, David and Tim are joined by Azat Mardan, a software engineer, author, teacher, Node expert and Paleo enthusiast.
Web
Craig Buckler, Apr 01

Social Media 2.0: Real Life Augmentation

The next generation of social media is here. Your devices will integrate augmented reality to end the distinction between your real and online lives.
2 COMMENTs
Web
Adrian Try, Mar 31

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Hosting Provider

Having trouble deciding on a web hosting company? Overwhelmed by the options? Follow Adrian Try's checklists to discover the best one for you.
1 COMMENT
HTML & CSS
Asha Laxmi, Mar 30

CSS Viewport Units: A Quick Start

Asha Laxmi offers an accessible but thorough introduction to the use of CSS viewport units for truly responsive typography and layout elements on the web.
Web
Maria Antonietta Perna, Mar 29

Tame Unruly Style Sheets With These Three CSS Methodologies

Maria Antonietta Perna introduces BEM, SMACSS and eCSS, three CSS architecture methodologies to help you write clean and maintainable CSS code.
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