Have you ever been to a slow site and it felt like it took hours to load? You look down at your computer clock and really only 30 seconds have gone by. That's just the user experience on a slow site- the real question is “Does your website speed effect your ranking?” Will your slightly slower site be penalized by Google and other search engines when you clients are even looking for you?In this easy to understand graphic, we see that 1 second makes all the difference in the world. And after just 6 short weeks of poor load times, your site can lose 75% of it’s traffic to that page.If you have a low ranking you might want to follow some of the Google Guidelines to pre-load your most popular pages to increase your site’s overall performance.
Via Lauren Moss
Engineering education nonprofit STEM Center USA has created a Kickstarter campaign for Pi-Bot, an affordable Arduino-based robot that you can use to teach students how to build their own robots and program in C.
Le Bitcoin ne cesse de faire parler de lui. Il n’y a pas une semaine sans qu’un article n’aborde ce sujet épineux, suivi d’âpres débats allant de sa sécurité à sa crédibilité, certains criant même au charlatanisme.
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Plus les années passent, et moins les téléphones portables sont utilisés pour téléphoner. Les usages habituels sur ordinateur deviennent communs sur smartphone, de la navigation sur Internet aux jeux vidéo.
A Twitter brand has become an essential for companies and professionals who want to thrive on the social web. Here`s how to build Twitter brand in 60 days.
I didn’t know how to tweet effectively for my first six months on Twitter back in 2009. Yes, its true. However, I recently sat down with businesswoman Jody Barrett. She joined Twitter last Summer, but didn’t step up efforts to grow her account until December 1st 2013. This woman is funny, direct, and very aware of the power of social media. She gets it, big time, and it didn’t take her six months to understand.Jody grew her account to an eye-popping 19,000 Twitter followers in two months. Real followers, that is. This helps her greatly when approaching big business about partnerships. She had so many good tips and insights, I decided to list her entire answer to my only question: “What advice would you give to people and brands trying to grow a following and engagement on twitter in a sixty day period?” Here is Jody’s response...
In an effort to add a certain 'cool' factor to its service while improving the check-in procedure for fliers, Virgin Atlantic staff are trying out Google Glass and other wearable tech at London's Heathrow airport.
We all have been hearing about the rapid growth of the Internet of Things, but I think the real excitement comes when we can measure nearly everything about our selves and our lives, and emerge as the Quantified Self.
Facebook is finding itself the target of a lawsuit, this time claiming that the social networking company spied on private messages between users and provided that data to third-party advertisers and marketers.
L’expérience utilisateur (UX) est défini par la norme ISO 9241-210 comme correspondant “aux réponses et aux perceptions d’une personne qui résultent de l’usage ou de l’anticipation de l’usage d’un produit, d’un service ou d’un système” (traduction...
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