A Few Wise Words….

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How much does it cost to hire a designer to build a website?

Web designers typically charge about $70-$120 / £50-£90 per hour. Searching around the web you can find cheaper but always good to check why. The average set up, design, build

Use video formats for animated content – Google Search Console & Core Vitals

Fixing the "Use video formats for animated content" error that is shown in Google Search Console and Google Web Vitals can be done by converting the gif on your page

Preconnect to required origins – Google Search Console & Core Vitals

Fixing the "preconnect to required origins" error that is shown in Google Search Console and Google Web Vitals can be done by adding the preconnect script <link rel="preconnect" or

Preload Key request – Google Search Console & Core Vitals

To avoid the Google Web Vitals error to preload key requests you must first scan your site with GooglePageSpeedInsights and then use the HTML tag (<link rel=" preload">) to preload

Avoid multiple page redirects – Google Search Console & Core Vitals

To avoid the multiple pages redirects error in Google Search Console or Core Web Vitals you need to make sure you rewrite redirects for protocol changes. Always try to redirect

Reduce server response times (TTFB) – Google Search Console & Core Vitals

Is Google upset about your server response time? Are you getting the "Reduce server response times (TTFB)" from Google Core Web Vitals? When it comes to optimizing page speed and performance