July 2013 #242

Mobile use is poised to overtake desktop use within the next year, but there’s still a serious disconnect between users’ performance expectations and the reality. In this issue, Joshua Bixby outlines 12 strategies for shaving precious seconds off your mobile load time and improving overall site speed.


  • Futureproof your WordPress theme
  • Interview with Trent Walton of Paravel
  • Creating web fonts with Processing library Fontastic
  • Customising Tumblr

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