I keep forgetting how to do this and searching for the answer on the web just leads you down a horrible twisty maze of passages all looking  the same.…

It can be really difficult trying to quantify what a “slow website”  really means. Its easy to spot a slow site but arriving at some metric  that helps you monitor attempts at improving performance or better  still, a tool which actually makes some sensible suggestions……

We are fortunate to have several of our servers hosted by Hetzner in their data centres in southern Germany. Since 2009, all Hetzner  systems could have IPv6 connectivity, all you had to do was ask…

or a while I have been thinking of having my Django sites include CSS  styling from a database; for instance having different themes that can  be switched on and off at will. It took me…