What type of image should I use on my website?

2024-JCM-April-What-Type-of-Image

This guide for beginners simply explains what the different image file formats are and how to properly use them on your website.

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The Pitfalls of Web Fonts: Embracing the Benefits of System Fonts for Web Design

2023-webfonts

Choosing the right typeface is a critical decision that influences a website's aesthetics, readability, and overall user experience. While web fonts are popular for their versatility and creative possibilities, they come with their fair share of disadvantages. In this post, we'll explore the drawbacks of using web fonts and showcase a new feature in Joomla 5 to make better use of system fonts.

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Keyword or not keyword tag, that is the question

2023-DEC-Keyword-or-no-keyword

Recently, a friend of mine posted a singular question on a famous social media:

Do you still use the keyword field in articles?

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Joomla SEO title tags: everything you must know (and more)

September-SEO

When browsing through a bookstore window, it is often the title that persuades you to choose one book over another. It's the same thing when you look at the results of the Google search results pages. You click on the most relevant result to your search, and you ignore the poorly written or unclear titles.

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Joomla Performance Tuning V: Content Quality

Sept-ContentQuality

Have you ever thought that transfering disembodied data across the globe using lasers and electromagnetic fields to your thinking rock powered by lightning so that it conjures some scribblings on a piece of glass which make you vividly hallucinate my thoughts is nothing sort of magic? Well, folks, let's talk about the source of those hallucinations, what we call content.

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Joomla Performance Tuning III: Static Media Optimization

January-J4Performance

In the second part of this series I described how to unlock a base level of performance out of your Joomla site with a few, simple changes. Today we're diving deeper into static media: JavaScript, CSS and image files. These changes are more involved but can turn a junker of a slow site into a decently performing one. Arguably, not all of these changes make sense for all sites but the performance benefits you get are substantial.

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