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Engineering

Shiny, new CSS features to get to know

4 min read The CSS landscape at the moment is ever-changing. There are many new features that have been released recently, so I thought I’d have a look around and summarise those that caught my eye, concisely in this post.

How To

The easiest ways to increase page speed on your website

4 min read Wondering why your website is loading so slowly? Is your bounce rate off the scale? Are you dropping in SEO rankings? We’ve got you. Follow our handy guide to help you make your page load speed quicker!

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5 times domains have been hijacked

3 min read Have you heard about domains being hijacked before? Did you know that yours could easily be at risk? Read about these 5 examples of domains that have been hijacked and how so you can make sure yours doesn’t fall victim too!

An extra slice

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Serving multiple SSL certificates in your Go tests

5 min read Over the past few months, I’ve been redesigning and writing StatusCake’s SSL monitoring feature from Node to Go. This blog post describes one of the more subtle challenges we came across to help you master it if you find yourself with it too!

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The ultimate guide to working with JSON

7 min read Are you a developer? Are you working with JSON or thinking to? You’re going to need this tutorial guide to walk you through everything you need to know about JSON so you can be a pro in no time!

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