UI vs UX – Explaining the Differences Between Both

ui vs ux

Some developers have the habit of using terms such as UI and UX interchangeably. However, UX, or user experience, is not the same thing as a UI, or user interface. Therefore, it’s important to make a distinction between the two when talking about software development and design. This guide will explain the intricacies between UI vs UX to help you better understand how they differ.

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KeyCDN Launches New POP in India

pop in india

2017 has been a great year. Here at KeyCDN, we’ve made many advancements to our platform to further boost content delivery. That being said, before closing out 2017, we’d like to make one more announcement which is that we’ve just launched a new point of presence (POP) in Bangalore, India! The new POP is in production and has been automatically added to all existing zones.

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npm vs Yarn – Which Package Manager Should You Use?

npm vs yarn

npm and Yarn are two well-known JavaScript package managers. If you’re not familiar with what a package manager does, it essentially is a way automate the process of installing, updating, configuring, and removing pieces of software (AKA packages) retrieved from a global registry. In this post, we’ll be going over what differences exist between two of the most popular JavaScript package managers – npm and Yarn.

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KeyCDN Launches New POP in South Africa

pop in south africa

It’s always an exciting time when we can announce that we’re expanding our network to a new region. That’s why today we’re excited to announce that we’re establishing our presence in Africa with a new point of presence (POP) in Johannesburg, South Africa! The new POP is now in production and has been automatically added to all existing zones.

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A Look at the Improvements That TLS 1.3 Brings

tls 1.3

Nearly a decade has passed since the previous major encryption protocol update, yet the age of TLS 1.3 is finally upon us. Although it’s still very new, the new TLS is already getting a lot of attention from web developers. In addition to being faster and more secure, TLS 1.3 has numerous other improvements over its predecessors. This guide will explain how developers can take full advantage of the features the latest version of TLS has to offer.

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What Is HEIF and Will It Replace JPEG?

High Efficiency Image File Format

There’s been a lot of hype surrounding HEIF, a new image format that some say is poised to replace longtime standards like JPEG and GIF. What’s so different about high efficiency image files? This guide will cover the pros and cons of this new way of viewing photos.

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KeyCDN Launches New POP in Poland

pop in poland

KeyCDN is always on the lookout for ways to minimize latency and accelerate asset delivery worldwide. That’s why today we’re excited to announce that we’re further improving our presence in Europe with the launch of our new point of presence (POP) in Warsaw, Poland! The new POP is now in production and has been automatically added to all existing zones.

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Measuring Web Performance – Analyzing What Matters Most

measuring web performance

Professional web performance management has become its own industry, and rightfully so, as performance is vital to improving conversion rates, user retention, and more. However, the process of measuring web performance can take many shapes and with all the web performance metrics available it can be confusing to know which ones you should be tracking. This guide will serve as an overview of the ways you should be measuring web performance as well as provide additional insight and tools to help improve your site’s web performance.

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18 Quick Tips for Improving AngularJS Performance

angular performance

AngularJS is an open-source JavaScript framework developed and maintained by Google. The tool provides everything you need to create and manage dynamic frontends for web applications. Its modular approach to web design and massive support community make AngularJS a popular tool among professional developers. In fact, AngularJS powers some of the web’s most high traffic websites including Google and Virgin America. This guide will serve as an introduction to AngularJS and offer tips on how to improve AngularJS performance.

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Speed Up WordPress Gravatar Delivery With a CDN

wordpress gravatar cdn

Images often times account for the largest part of a website. Website maintainers may include an abundance of images in a single post and may not be aware of image optimization techniques, or that they are loading images from various third-party sources. Whatever the reason, it’s important to do all you can to accelerate the load time of these images so that users aren’t left waiting longer than they should.

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