Since I made a post a number of years ago, half-jokingly referring to this, my personal blog, as the fastest website in the world, I’ve obviously invited an amount of scrutiny onto the performance of my own pages. I use this site to test bleeding edge things that clients – frankly – wouldn’t want to… Continue reading Mitigating High TTFB With Cloudflare
This website is now dark mode by default. Not because of any particular reason, other than because I wanted to put a change in place… If you are looking at this in dark mode, leave a comment below, or ping me on Slack and say something fun! I’ve also been doing some performance enhancements… to… Continue reading Dark Mode Initiated
Enjoy highlights from the English Premier League 2020/21 clash between newcomers Leeds United and West Ham United. Leeds Vs West Ham – Premier League 2020/21 Highlights Highlights below are from Sky Sports, the official UK Premier League rights holders. Match Review Leeds were beaten at their Elland Road home, 2-1, by a well drilled West… Continue reading Leeds Vs West Ham Highlights EPL 2020/21
This one crops up from time-to-time for me, and as I frequently ask myself questions, this post lays a digital trail for me to come back to in future.
Give thanks! For PHP 8.0.0 is here… released just 40 minutes ago, today, Thanksgiving Day. The official release notes are here.
I know, right. I don’t say things like “pretty cool” but AMP stories are now called Web Stories, have a WordPress plugin, are officially supported by Google, and feature a simple drag-and-drop interface to allow you to create mobile friendly content which looks like this:
If you attempt to change your mobile phone handset, and keep the same number – a very common operation in 2020 – you may find you have difficultly accessing your Barclays Banking app in your new device.
As my Cheltenham Festival Tips category has been around for a few years – and let’s face it, it truly deserves its place among the big-hitters of online tipping 😉 – it ranks quite nicely in Google for related search phrases.
I got a weird error with Zoom in the past week on a new PC – on which Zoom had been working fine, one moment, and then, failing with error code 1132.
Up until a few weeks ago, I was recommending Revolut and Revolut Business as good “challenger bank” accounts, owing to their fee-free and near-instant transactions, virtual cards, and a range of other services which made them a compelling financial technology. However, in recent weeks, I’ve had cause to slowly step away from the service, for… Continue reading Is Revolut in Trouble?