AMP and WordPress will scale performance on the web for millions of users, hate it or love it

While large parts of my WordPress timeline have been outdoing themselves in climbing the Gutenberg lately, there’s been stuff happening around Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages of which a nagging feeling keeps telling me I should come to grips with now, or I might not have a profession in a year or two. If you have a minute,… Read more AMP and WordPress will scale performance on the web for millions of users, hate it or love it

PSA: I’m doing new things

After five years in customer support for various WordPress products on three teams in two companies, with more than 18,000 replies sent, more than 6,000 customers helped, and tons of learnings on what real-life WordPress looks like, I have joined Human Made as a Digital Marketer.

PageSpeed Insights in plain English by Lucy Beer

Hands down the best piece about PageSpeed Insights I’ve read so far! In-depth, common sense guide that helps site owners with little to no tech knowledge to achieve reasonable performance on a self-configured WordPress site. Stop banging your head, read this paragraph by paragraph, and enjoy Lucy Beer’s unique bravura of translating tech jargon to… Read more PageSpeed Insights in plain English by Lucy Beer

AMP cache versus Cloudflare

I was curious what AMP would do to the performance of an average blog post on my site, so I ran a series of tests with AMP for WordPress (0.6.2) versus just a cached post served via Cloudflare.