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How to Tell if React is the Best Fit for Your Next Project

Nowadays, users expect sleek, performant web applications that behave more and more like native apps. Techniques have been devised to decrease the waiting time for a website to load on a user’s first visit. However, in web applications that expose a lot of interactivity, the time elapsing between a user action ta...

Five Techniques to Lazy Load Images for Website Performance

This article is part of a series created in partnership with SiteGround. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. With images making up a whopping 65% of all web content, page load time on websites can easily become an issue. Even when properly optimized, images can weigh quite a bit. This ca...

How to Synchronize WordPress Live and Development Databases

Developing WordPress themes is considerably easier with real content. Unexpected situations begin to arise when people add pages, posts, media and comments. Your beautiful template can break when: editors use assets which are too big or small for your breakpoints to handle managers introduce a new menu item which does...