Adding humans.txt

You may (or may not) have noticed that I’ve recently updated my website.  Before I did that, I had created a humans.txt file. What is a humans.txt file, you ask? It’s an initiative for knowing the people behind a website. It’s a TXT file that contains information about the different people who have contributed to building the website. You simply…

New website and blog combined

It’s been more than a month since my last post, which is bad because it means that I’ve already broken my New Year’s resolution to update my blog each week.  However, I’ve got a good excuse (honest!). As you can see, I have a new website!  And this one combines both my website (including the various projects I’m…

Using Git securely

I had a bit of a panic today when I couldn’t “git push” any more.  I was getting authentication errors, even after entering my username and password.  And I use a password manager, so I knew I was getting my password right… unless it wasn’t pasting correctly…?  So I did what any well trained developer…

Optimising javascript files

In this next great installment of my new development process I want to head back to looking at javascript files, as my last three posts have been about adding stylesheets in my process, lazy loading stylesheets that are non-critical and using resource hints (although technically that last one applies to any resources, not just stylesheets). The last time I wrote about javascript…