It’s raining domains

Today I was looking to purchase a domain name for my son, who is currently 3.  I figure that getting a domain of our own name is only going to get harder and harder.  And even now, the best one I could get was a .me, certainly not .com or .co.uk. He has one now…

Cloudflare limits

Just a short one today, but I discovered just today something that I didn’t know about Cloudflare, and one that could certainly turn out to be costly! The maximum file size Cloudflare’s CDN caches is 512MB for Free, Pro, and Business customers and 5GB for Enterprise customers (although Enterprise customers can request caching of larger files).…

Arctic Code Vault Contributor

A few months ago I wrote about the GitHub Arctic Code Vault and how you could get your code stored away and backed up. We will protect this priceless knowledge by storing multiple copies, on an ongoing basis, across various data formats and locations, including a very-long-term archive designed to last at least 1,000 years.…

Udemy milestone

I got a nice little email through from Udemy the other day… Yes, it’s been pretty slow progress, but I’ve made it to 100 total (unique) students, across the 6 courses that I’ve made so far… Optimising your website: A development workflow with Git and Gulp (17 students) Optimising your website: A development workflow continued…

Sorry, I’m back

It’s been 51 days since my last blog post.  Based on the 3 day cadence of posts that I was working on, that’s 17 missed posts that I owe you.  Sorry about that. It wasn’t one particular thing that has stopped me from posting for so long, but a number of things. Obviously the world has gone…