Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #speed

10 things I learned making the fastest site in the world

DNS Performance

Compare the speed of enterprise and commercial DNS services

Site speed affects search ranking

Google: “we’ve decided to take site speed into account in our search rankings”

Speed Tracer

Chrome extension that visualises JavaScript parsing/execution, layout and CSS timings

Google Analytics goes async

Needs a change to the Javascript and then its tracking code is loaded asynchronously

When innerHTML isn’t Fast Enough

This replacement method is much faster when many elements are being removed in one go

xlab » Speed up

Nice hack to reindex/vacuum the internal SQLLite database

Sexy Flash bandwidth visualisations

Accelerate your dates (RoR)