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2708, 2017

When not to use Fiverr?

Fiverr is not for everyone Today after 7 months of good freelancing on fiverr, I closed my account there. Now that, it was a great learning experience and I have found few good long term clients from fiverr I will first list down what fiverr is good at. And then when you should avoid freelancing on fiverr. Good points of Fiverr You are able to segregate your services:  Nearly each digital freelance service [...]

2306, 2017

Things you need to know about page load speed and happy readers

What is page load speed? Improving your page load speed is not more important than ever. Read this article by Brian (Backlinko) about how a website which loads faster is preferred by Google in voice searches.  Page load speed is time is takes for contents of a page to load completely.  Which is, the time is taken for anyone to enter your URL in the browser(or clicks a link), press enter the home page loads [...]

3005, 2017

Responsive Web Design: It matters for full potential of your blog

Responsive website A responsive website is one that adapts to the screen size on which it is opened. Which means it 'responds' according to browser, screen size. Thus the name responsive. Now, why is this important? According to data ( BGR) more than 51% of online data is now consumed on mobile devices, be it small screen phones, big screen phones or ipads. Thus, for better readability, your website content should be legible [...]

1305, 2017

I suggested my friends to look beyond wordpress, here’s why

Why looking beyond wordpress? Yeah, I know this sounds counterintuitive, especially when this blog itself is hosted on wordpress platform. But truth be told, despite wordpress being the most famous content management system(CMS) today, it is not the right solution for everyone. Wordpress is a powerful and well-developed platform. With widespread usage, plenty of themes, tools, plugins and other services have been developed for same. Still, I would recommend not to consider wordpress as [...]

2501, 2017

HTTPS/SSL: why it matters and why you should care

[Update: Google has recently announced that with the release of Chrome 68, they will start marking non https sites as “ not secure”. read here] HTTPS:   On September 8th, 2016, Google announced that it will highlight sites which are not secure in its search results. Basically any website which is over http rather than https, will be highlighted. Especially in Chrome browser. You can read about these updates here, here and here. So [...]