Cleaning up SVGs

If you were here on Friday, I talked about the headache of using SVGs on AMP pages. In that post I mentioned that one of the fixes was to ‘clean’ the SVG file. Why would be bother? The simple answer is that smaller files are better. But as we learned with AMP being picky, it’s… Read more about Cleaning up SVGs

Optimizing Images

Smashing images into smaller and smaller images for faster and faster loading.

Image Compression

Compressing images to make your site load faster is all fun and games, until someone loses an eye.

CentOS and PHP 5.4

Sundays are for Coding for Me. This weekend I upgraded to PHP 5.4, which meant I had to reinstall my two favorite extensions and added a new one.

Hotlink Protection

Hotlinking is putting a link to someone else’s webpage’s graphic on your site. This is also called bandwidth theft. Directly linking to a website’s files (images, video, etc.) means that when someone accesses your website, they draw bandwidth from another. If you use an IMG tag to show a picture from someone else’s page on… Read more about Hotlink Protection