Category: General

  • Optimizing for PageSpeed Insights scores on Webflow and WordPress

    Optimizing for PageSpeed Insights scores on Webflow and WordPress

    A few tips, from a year optimizing a site. Your Google Fonts, or your Adobe fonts are slowing down your site. Get those loaded up on Webflow and don’t call a third party for fonts. Watch out for integrations with Facebook through HubSpot. It can add a huge 250kb tracking script, and be a silent […]

  • Microsoft Azure Logo

    Microsoft Azure Logo

    An interesting case of poor brand management. The team at Microsoft have left a very poor trail of guidance about the proper logo to use for Microsoft Azure. For example, most folks use this blue triangle logo. However, that’s not the proper logo, and really never was. For example, they did release that triangle shape, […]

  • Best Icon Libraries

    Best Icon Libraries

    I recently did a bunch of research into the best icon libraries. There are quite a few options available, so instead of telling you my favorite I will just link to the various libraries and let you decide! Top picks: The Noun Project:https://thenounproject.com Pixel Lovehttps://www.pixellove.com/browse/line/simple/ Nova:https://www.webalys.com/nova/ultimate-pack.html Orion:https://orioniconlibrary.com/all-icons Material:https://material.io/resources/icons/ Streamline:https://app.streamlineicons.com Fontawesome: https://fontawesome.com/icons Glyphicons:https://www.glyphicons.com/sets/basic/ Flaticon:https://www.flaticon.com/

  • Redirects on Go Daddy using .htaccess

    Redirects on Go Daddy using .htaccess

    I had a lot of trouble getting .htaccess redirects working correctly on Go Daddy. One of our customers is using Go Daddy’s WordPress hosting and we set up a new domain for them. Options +FollowSymLinks -MultiViews # Turn mod_rewrite on RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://newdomain.com/$1 [R=301,L] The above in a .htaccess file worked […]