In order to improve the site’s SEO even further, Bluelounge requested to improve their Shopify site’s PageSpeed score to above 90/100 on both Desktop and Mobile. These are my notes to achieve 95/100 PageSpeed score on an e-commerce site. The steps explained here may not be applicable to all Shopify powered sites, but hopefully you will be able to pick up a point or two.Continue reading
First of all, do not get it wrong. “Transaction email” here does not refer to only financial transactions. Quoting from MailChimp blog post: …think of it as “anything that isn’t bulk“. Basically, it is email sent to an individual based on some action. In my own words related to e-commerce, transaction emails are all notification… Continue reading
Great tool to benchmark your web page performance and load time.
There is no such thing as being too safe in terms of managing web server. Your hosting provider may have provided complimentary daily backup to your VPS or Dedicated Server, you do weekly and monthly backup of your FTP files and database, but still worse thing can happen which you do not expect. The consequences can… Continue reading
The year is coming to an end. How many real posts I published in 2010? Only about ten, and the last one was almost 7 months ago. Where is my motivation to publish more stuff? Well now I just found a new web service / browser extension called Scribefire. The Idea is I can publish… Continue reading
I have to admit it, Coda by Panic is really one of the best Mac apps ever. Not only it has finally given me the better direction in developing HTML/CSS correctly, it also makes it more fun! It is quite a shame that Panic has not been updating it for a few months now, but… Continue reading
When you go to a really cool website and want to contact the person or company who runs it, what is your most preferred method? Email, instant message, social media (Twitter, Facebook), or via the contact form? Either one is good, but for most people contact form would probably the most convenient one.
I decided to write this post to remember my early years as a web developer when I only wanted to offer the best price for the client, including to suggest the cheapest web hosting provider without having a slightest clue how to qualify it as a ‘good’ or ‘better’ service. It might be just me… Continue reading
Sendloop is a promising email marketing service with simple and easy user interface. It is developed by the guys from Octech who created Oempro, a popular email marketing software. If you have been wanting to promote or manage an email marketing for your website or business, I would recommend to try it. With sleek web… Continue reading
Always having a hard time to find the perfect loader for your AJAX scripts? Then you need to bookmark this site: Ajaxload. Not only it provides a few dozens of animated GIF image for your loader, you can even customize it background and foreground colors. Nice!