Darren is the digital designer here at Real Life Digital. He handles our small to medium size projects from their very conception right through to implementing them in code on the final product. He loves pushing the boundaries using new HTML5 and CSS3 technologies. Darren's background is in print design and he has a knack for translating static pixel-perfect designs in to organic, responsive websites and applications. He is known around the office for his prominent beard, his insatiable thirst for decent beer (not in work hours), his passion for obscure hip-hop and his bizarre love affair with chilli sauce.
Aggregation, minification and load orders
Aggregating and minifying stylesheets and scripts and having the option of choosing when to load external resources will rapidly increase your load speeds which is a key part of boosting your SEO. Search engines don't look favourably upon websites which have high bounce rates caused by long load speeds and Google will specifically give you a page speed score based on how quickly your content loads so it's essential to get this step right. Let's take a closer look: