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Error 522: Explanation and solutions
Error 522 – 'Connection timed out': How to fix the error
  • Technical matters

52- HTTP error messages indicate a problem between the web server that is running a website and the Cloudflare CDN service. The 522 error is very common and is also known as the 'Cloudflare error'. It is displayed in the visitor’s browser whenever the mandatory TCP handshake fails. This guide explains the reason for this error message and what solutions there are for site operators and visitors....

Error 522 – 'Connection timed out': How to fix the error
Servers with storage: storage solutions for the future
Servers with SSD storage: a forward-thinking hosting strategy
  • Know-how

SSDs have been gaining ground for years now. Until recently, these flash-based storage devices have been mostly used by mobile devices, like smartphones or MP3 players. But more recently desktops and servers have been making use of this technology. What advantages do SSDs have over traditional storage devices? Find out here.

Servers with SSD storage: a forward-thinking hosting strategy
CSS compression for consistent loading times
CSS compression for consistent loading times
  • Web design

It’s rare to see creative information directly placed into HTML code. Colors, fonts, and sizes of HTML elements are normally defined in style sheets, such as CSS. The more complex a website becomes, the more the range and amount of required CSS files increase. The extra burden can have a considerable effect on your website’s loading time, but this can be avoided by compressing your CSS.

CSS compression for consistent loading times
How HTTP/2 optimizes the World Wide Web
HTTP/2 – how the new version optimizes data transfer online
  • Technical matters

HTTP/2 has been released and is the official successor of the internet protocol HTTP/1.1. It is already compatible with many current web browsers and servers. Up to this point, many of the bigger website operators have switched to using the new transfer protocol. But what lies behind the Hyper Transfer Protocol and what are the advantages of the new version?

HTTP/2 – how the new version optimizes data transfer online
Website relaunch – what to bear in mind
Website relaunch: checklist for restarting your online project
  • Website creation

The internet is constantly changing: what was the status quo today might not be tomorrow. This means that website operators constantly face new challenges to stay on the ball. Regular website relaunches are an option to stay relevant, but they have to be well planned. We’ve compiled an extensive checklist of how to carry out a relaunch.

Website relaunch: checklist for restarting your online project
Web app of the week: CA App Synthetic Monitor
CA App Synthetic Monitor: speed test for your website
  • Web development

In this week’s edition of our web app of the week, we’ll be taking a closer look at the CA App Synthetic Monitor. This website tester checks the loading time of any web project from several server locations worldwide in seconds using nothing more than a URL. We’ll analyze how this app works and the importance of website speed to the success of your online project.

CA App Synthetic Monitor: speed test for your website
Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)
Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)
  • Website creation

A major concern on all web developers’ to-do lists is making sure their website is user-friendly. Responsive web design and accessibility measures enable you to respond to increasing global mobile traffic without neglecting layout and design. From data published in February 2016, it is obvious that Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages now provide a new tool in the fight for fast loading times and...

Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)
What is a CDN (Content Delivery Network)?
What is a CDN (content delivery network)?
  • Technical matters

If your online project is growing and beginning to attract international customers, the workload of your server is also increasing. High user numbers and the large geographical distribution of the clients result in ever-increasing loading times and slow transfer rates. By using a CDN (content delivery network), you’ll be able to react to increasing demands and optimize your data delivery.

What is a CDN (content delivery network)?