Posts Categorized: Link Day

Wednesday is Link Day

It’s been a while, so here’s a humongous list of goodies for y’all. Performance Performance Testing Dictionary, a free book (registration required): http://info.soasta.com/PerformanceTestingDictionary.html Yes, a performance budget builder: http://bradfrost.com/blog/post/performance-budget-builder/ Measuring performance (using the navigation timing API): https://davidwalsh.name/measuring-performance Aligning app performance to business success (podcast): http://www.thecloudcast.net/2016/01/the-cloudcast-236-aligning-app.html?m=1 Performance advice from experts: https://www.keycdn.com/blog/web-performance-advice/ A good case study on performance improving the bottom line: http://www.soasta.com/blog/mobile-web-performance-monitoring-conversion-rate/… Read more »

Tuesday is Link Day!

Performance Presentation on “Smaller, faster websites” by Mat Marquis: https://bocoup.com/weblog/smaller-faster-websites The website obesity crisis (presentation): http://idlewords.com/talks/website_obesity.htm What developers should know about performance: https://medium.com/@christophelimpalair/developers-what-you-should-know-about-web-performance-550cef1040d8 What I’ve learned from monitoring four years of web page bloat: http://www.soasta.com/blog/page-bloat-2015-web-performance-monitoring/ Articles about how web performance affects revenue: https://wpostats.com/tags/revenue/ Avoiding Temptations that Harm Website Performance: http://calendar.perfplanet.com/2015/avoiding-temptations-that-harm-website-performance/ Progressive enhancement Jeremy Keith hits… Read more »

Sunday is Link Day!

Business / project management “Case studies and experiments demonstrating the impact of performance optimization on user experience and business metrics.”: http://wpostats.com/ It’s always the right time to revisit the beans-up-noses article: https://medium.com/uie-brain-sparks/beans-and-noses-21c16ac5cade Uncle Bob chimes in on Volkswagen: http://blog.8thlight.com/uncle-bob/2015/10/14/VW.html “Welcome to Traction Stack, a curated directory of marketing resources from six years of research for Traction, the bestselling… Read more »

Wednesday is Link Day!

Business / Working Life Data is not an asset, it’s a liability: https://www.richie.fi/blog/data-is-a-liability.html Strategic procrastination: https://the-pastry-box-project.net/erin-mckean/2015-September-11 Putting on the shipping goggles: https://signalvnoise.com/posts/3931-putting-on-the-shipping-goggles (if you’re not a regular reader of Signal vs Noise then you should be) Reduce the distance between the people who make decisions about the product and the people who build the product:… Read more »

Wednesday is Link Day

A super bumper jumbo crop for you :0) UX Interface writing – code for humans: http://nicolefenton.com/interface-writing/ The best interface is no interface: http://www.nointerface.com/book/ Making companies competitive by expanding design’s role: http://www.uie.com/articles/expanding_design/ (more UIE goodness) Style guides best practices, a presentation by Brad Frost: http://www.slideshare.net/bradfrostweb/style-guide-best-practices?sf9856760=1 Wonderful presentation by Jared Spool on building delightful UX: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewpz2gR_oJQ Performance… Read more »