How We Cut Our Page Load Time by 10 Seconds

Speed and social just don’t seem to work together when it comes to a great website. We migrated our site to Flywheel (affiliate link) and it vastly improved the performance and stability of our site. But our site design – with a fat footer that promoted our social activity on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and on our Podcast – slowed our site down to a crawl. It was bad. While a great page loads in 2

Tracking Tab Views in Google Analytics

The Yahoo User Interface Library has a simple tab control that allows you to publish a single page with the content parsed into multiple tabs. The control works through the use of a bulleted list and specifically marked divs. It’s quite simple to implement (attach the Javascript), form the HTML properly and you’re up and running. However, this type of control can be deceitful when it comes to viewing your analytics and who’s viewing what.