I love to optimize my sites as much as I can, and I use tools like GTMetrix to test them to see where I can eek out more performance. Google launched a new site this week, Web.dev, but it looks at more than just performance.
WordPress.com has partnered with Let’s Encrypt, a new service offering free SSL certificates, to painlessly offer SSL to sites without the site owner having to know how to install SSL.
Back in 2014, seems so long ago now, Google made many important changes to their myriad of algorithms, some of which place more importance on social media when it comes to ranking on their mighty search engine. In June they completely removed the popular Authorship platform, others thwart underhanded SEO practices, and still more address …