Cindy Montano is the owner of Montano Designs, a Joomla specific website development company, as well as a Joomla! Forum moderator since 2007, and long-time member of the Joomla! community. She and her son Reed will be embarking on a Joomla world tour this summer and will be contributing many more articles to the Joomla Community Magazine as she reports in from destinations around the globe. Be certain to say hello if you see her in your home town.
Website URL: http://www.montanodesigns.com
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00
Did you know you can dramatically decrease the size and increase the speed of your website using only .htaccess? Automatic compression of resources, ETags and Expires Headers are frequently overlooked items that can greatly improve your website's performance. This article will attempt to explain in non-geek speak what they are, what they do and how to employ them on your own sites.