An introduction to improving pageload speed.

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A high-level introduction to improving pageload speed on websites.

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Please stop assuming everyone has a mobile phone.

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Making assumptions about technical ability and devices can lead to very poor user experience.

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Media query-less centred content with grid.

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Centring content on desktop without media queries using css grid.

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Faster websites are better for people and planet

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Website pagespeed and carbon emissions are closely linked, and a change in one often improves the other.

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Carbon and pagespeed in newspaper websites - Better Web Alliance Edition

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A little over six months ago, right at the start of the coronavirus lockdown here in the UK, I performed an analysis of the page load performance and carbon generated from viewing various UK newspaper websites. Having just launched the Better Web Alliance, I decided to revisit the analysis, including the new Accessibility and Privacy metrics.

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Announcing ccolour-juicer

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I've just launched a simple cli utility to print out a list of unique colours in a given css file..

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