Lean Websites by Barbara Bermes

By Barbara Bermes

A pragmatic booklet on site functionality for internet builders, concentrating in general on front-end functionality development. It covers lots of strong idea, yet is usually choked with important, genuine global tricks and suggestions so that you can use in your websites today.

Topics coated include:

User event, layout and performance
Measuring and tracking performance
Setting up a web page weight budget
Network and server improvements
Optimizing pictures and video
Optimizing scripts and 3rd social gathering content
Lean DOM operations
The booklet additionally comes with a convenient "cheat sheet" summarizing a number of the key suggestions contained in the e-book.

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7. make it updatable Finished updating your site? Store your login details somewhere sensible, and ensure any security questions are ones you’ll still be able to answer in a few months’ time, so you aren’t locked out when you come to update the site. coM - 46 - Cr af t th e perfeCt p or t f oli o i n a day April 2016 consider pacing and rhythm. It’s fine to arrange things chronologically, but not essential, and the organisation and order may change on different screen sizes in any case. Also remember that people can only view so much on a screen at once.

This gives us the opportunity to be ‘discovered’ outside Singapore and do work in the region as well. For anyone thinking of starting a studio here, it boils down to getting to know the landscape and learning how things work here. Culturally Singapore is not dissimilar to any other Asian country: as a former British colony, we have a very Western influence, but that doesn’t mean we are totally Westernised. Being a Westernised Asian city is as paradoxical as it sounds. We really are ‘neither here nor there’, which is precisely what makes us interesting.

With a mish-mash of old and new projects, styles and influences, Nika realised she wasn’t clearly communicating what she wanted to say. “Always keep in mind that what your potential clients see in your portfolio is what they will expect,” she adds. ” Similarly, the designers at ForeAL – who only upload around 10 per cent of their work online – agree that it’s a good idea to focus on the sorts of projects you’d like to do more of in the future. There’s no point showing work for an impressive client if it’s the kind of project you hate doing, so don’t let client names drive your choice if it means overlooking your best projects because they aren’t name-dropping fodder.

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