Using AMP Pages to Boost your Mobile Performance

Site Speed Having a slow site can be a real headache, and unlike many issues it isn’t something that can be solved with a single change. And in some cases, a website can be so “heavy” that the only solution is to pay much, much more for better server resources. Impact on SEO Performance Something…Read More

How to get the intrinsic coordinates on an image mouse click

I’m currently working on a program that can generate a customizable image report. It needs to allow the user to click on areas in an image to specify certain areas used when generating the report. One method of doing this would be to use a two dimensional drawing library, like Two.js. Unfortunately, these libraries require…Read More

Importing old MailChimp Campaign Emails to a Shopify Blog

A while ago, my Mom (who runs MadeOn Hardlotion) moved from MailChimp to ActiveCampaign, and started using Shopify for her store website. Recently, she realized some of her older blog posts on her WordPress website were receiving a fair bit of traffic from Google searches. Since 2010, she’s been writing newsletter campaigns for her hardlotion.com…Read More

Automatically Setting Merge tags Based on Quoted Recommendations

In order to improve marketing and responses to follow up emails, I created a feature in the Google Sheets tracking software we use to record issues found in a clients website that automatically sets merge fields in MailChimp that can later be used in automated email campaigns.   This was done for The Blog Fixer,…Read More

Sending Daily Reports to a Slack Channel from Google Sheets

If you’ve ever done any kind of commission or service work for many people, and at some point started to outsource or hire out that work, you’ve probably experienced the stress that comes with depending on other people to make sure work gets done in a timely manner. There’s always the chance someone will forget…Read More

Using Node Applications to Create Tools and Automate Processes

As part of my job scanning and fixing many WordPress websites, I go through a lot of repeated tasks. Sometimes, I will scan as many as a hundred websites, each website requiring steps for marking down different bits of information. One thing that takes a bit of time that I really want to automate, is…Read More