I’m not going to do a full speed comparison with pretty graphs and lots of detail about speed differences between PHP version 5.6 and 7.2. The people over at Kinsta have done a WAY better job of that than I could ever hope to. I will tell you, though, that PHP 7.2 is about 3x faster than version 5.6…and it’s completely obvious in the speed with which pages load. Look at the pretty graph… … [Read more...] about How To Boost Your Website to Ludicrous Speed!
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The og:image:type may not be strictly necessary in all cases, but there are many websites and server configurations where the images don’t have clean and recognizable ‘.jpg’ (or similar) file extensions. By making sure that we signpost the type of file, rather than making networks work it out, we reduce the risk of errors. Facebook’s documentation around how it uses secure_url tags is unclear, especially for sites which are fully HTTPS. However, in the case of video tags, it mentions explicitly that both tags are required, even if both feature the same HTTPS URL. As such, we’ll retain the secure_url tags even when your site and image are served over HTTPS. It’s generally considered best practice to label images with descriptive alt attributes, in order to support users who rely on screen readers and assistive technologies. We believe that open graph image tags shouldn’t be any different. This tag is only output when your images are labeled, so … [Read more...] about Advanced Technical SEO: How social image sharing works and how to optimize your og:image tags • Yoast
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