Switching web hosting to Krystal

A little over two weeks ago I went dot-com, moving my website to www.riklewis.com.  This was in part due to the fact that I really wanted to move away from 123-Reg hosting, as I’d been having so many problems with them, especially with their uptime and support. I shopped around, heard good things about Siteground, especially for…

Added site theme switcher

I’ve been trying to carve out some time this week to update my own website, something which I always mean to do but something else always seems more important or more urgent. The feature I’ve just added was inspired by Léonie Watson’s website, and that’s to have a “dark” mode as well as the default “light”…

Why I’ve gone dot-com

Two and a half years ago, I launched my new website.  At this time I deliberately shunned “riklewis.com” and instead decided to go with “rik.onl”, essentially because I liked how short it was. So why the u-turn? Largely it comes down to professionalism.  There’s nothing wrong with having a catchy short URL and many very professional…