Category Archives: Hints and Tips

Best Practices for Speeding Up Your Website

I’ve been watching/listening to October 07’s FOWA presentations and the latest one I’ve heard – by Yahoo’s Steve Souders – struck me as worth a quick look. Who wouldn’t want to speed up their websites? Steve describes 14 rules that make up a ‘best practices for speeding up your website’: And there’s also a […]


DS_Store, dot underscore (._), resource forks and annoyed Windows users

If any of you out there, like me, work in a Windows environment but have colleagues or friends who insist on using Macs, you will probably have noticed a whole load of extra hidden files scattered around your network. That a familiar sight to anyone? 🙁 The .DS_Store is similar to the thumbs.db file Windows […]