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Rik Lewis
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Optimising javascript files
In this next great installment of  my new development process  I want to head back to looking at javascript files, as my last two posts have been about  adding stylesheets in my process  and  lazy loading stylesheets that are non-critical . The last time I ...
Optimising javascript files
Optimising javascript files
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Lazy loading stylesheets - resource hints
One thing I forgot to mention in my previous post on  lazy loading stylesheets using loadCSS , was how you can improve performance even further by tipping the browser off to what you're going to lazy load in advance.  This is called using  resource hints . ...
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Lazy loading stylesheets using LoadCSS
In my last post, I talked about  adding stylesheets into my Gulp file , part of  my new development process .  The follow on to this for me was thinking about whether all of those stylesheets were really needed up front.  As I explained in that post, concat...
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Adding stylesheets into my Gulp file
I have been working on a series of blog post about  my new development process , which so far has focused exclusively on javascript, including  concatenation of javascript files ,  using Browserify to load jQuery and other javascript library files , and  mi...
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Minifying (or uglifying) javascript
Totally in keeping with  my New Year's Resolution , here is a lovely new blog post!  And it's a continuation of  my new development process .  The last post in the series detailed my switch to  using pump instead of pipe  in my Gulp task. Today's post is ab...
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New Year's resolution
I don't usually do New Year's resolutions, I figure that if you want to achieve something then you should set that goal straight away, rather than arbitrarily doing it once a year.  However, it's been almost 6 months since I put up a new blog post, and that...
New Year's resolution
New Year's resolution
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Watch faces on WatchMaker website
Somewhere along the line, I missed the fact that  WatchMaker went and got itself a new website !  And along with this, they are now hosting watch faces themselves, which you can easily publish to from the app. I have quite a lot of watch faces on  FaceRepo ...
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Taming Outlook meeting requests (part 2)
Yesterday I published a post about  Taming Outlook meeting requests , in which I talked through the writing of a script which checked for working hours and calendar availability, before automatically accepting any meeting which met the requirements.  And th...
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Taming Outlook meeting requests (part 1)
If you're anything like me, and to be honest, for your sake I hope you're not, then you spend a lot of your time either in meetings, or in Outlook processing meeting requests! Wouldn't it be nice if I could get Outlook to sort out meeting requests automatic...
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Using pump instead of pipe
On thing that I quickly discovered whilst using Gulp to automate my development process, was the piping the results through from one plugin to another could often go wrong, and it was often hard to trap the reason and get proper error messaging out. Then I ...
Using pump instead of pipe
Using pump instead of pipe
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