Tag: WEB PERFORMANCE

Readings for Lunch — [ 28 Apr 2016 ]

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WEB PERFORMANCE

Performance & Usage at Instagram

A case study where identifying and fixing low-hanging fruit reduced network usage, improved client-side reliability, reduced server-side latency, and in turn improved the app user experience.

For Vitaly, and his very pragmatic “low-hanging fruit” philosophy 😉

WEB DESIGN

Designing a Flexible Organism for the Hotel Search Website

A case study about redesigning the item element of the hotel search result list on trivago’s website. Very good read.

Readings for Lunch — [ 09 Dec 2015 ]

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An old photograph of the inside of an apartment at Casa Batlló in Barcelona. (source)

FRONT-END

Animated SVG vs GIF

Sara Soueidan makes the case for the use of SVGs as preferable format for many cases of animated images.

WEB PERFORMANCE

Big Rig

This new tool will help you to obtain extended information on what your web page is doing during critical RAIL actions.

Readings for Lunch — [ 12 Nov 2015 ]

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Cleveland once released 1.5M balloons into the air at once: it didn't go well. (video)

DESIGN

New Identity for Opera Saint-Étienne

A fantastic re-branding for the House of Culture and Recreation at Saint Étienne in France: a new name, a new logo and a completely new identity. Very smart!

WEB PERFORMANCE

On Hurk-Jerk

Mixed emotions on progressive critical path rendering, as seen by a web design agency. Totally get their point of view. As always there is no simple solution.