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  • Why should you consider Cloudflare for your website?

    Posted on 20th April 2020. Written For Liquid Light

    Cloudflare is a service which, among other things, provides a CDN (Content Delivery Network), firewall, and performance layer for your website. It has plenty of paid upgrades and features and is a developer’s dream, but what advantage does it have for you to put your website “behind” Cloudflare and how…

  • Setting up Tiny Tiny RSS to collate feeds

    Posted on 16th April 2020.

    I set up Tiny Tiny RSS as a self-hosted feed reader, but it wasn't clear how get the application to fetch RSS feeds in the background. This blog post gives a walkthrough…

  • Mikestreety's New Clothes

    Posted on 15th April 2020.

    For regular readers, you will notice a fresh new face on the old dog (my first blog post that made the many migrations was from 2009!). This has been a long time coming and is a continuation of an actual theme/consistent design I'm beginning to use across all my projects. For…

  • 2019 In Review

    Posted on 31st December 2019.

    2019 was a strange year, new kitchen, bathroom car and bike. But overall it was good. I enjoyed it.…

  • Reminder: Git, Analytics, Tina and JS

    Posted on 13th November 2019.

    With #ffconf and podcasts, there are a few things I've come across this week that I wanted to make a note of. These include Analytics, Git and a JS Library…

  • How to become device agnostic and what it means for your data

    Posted on 11th November 2019. Written For Liquid Light

    /dɪˈvʌɪs aɡˈnɒstɪk/ Allow the user to view, edit and add to their data regardless of the technology used Last month my phone had to be sent off for repair. For a lot of people, sending off their mobile phone would bring on “the fear”. Worries about losing…