Big Commerce API Get Products

  • January 28, 2019
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  • melissaSpiegel

Quick start instructions that make sense for BigCommerce API 1. API Credentials can be generated from a store’s control panel. You must be the owner of the store to generate these. They look something like: X-Auth-Token XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX X-Auth-Client XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX How to Find your BigCommerce Store Hash. The Bigcommerce store hash value can also be derived […]

Google Conversion Tracking

Formidable Forms Google Conversion Tracking

  • January 22, 2019
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  • melissaSpiegel

Implementing conversion tags to track clicks on a website as conversions can be tricky.  Follow the instructions below for a site a using WordPress and Formidable forms. 1. The first part is simple, add the conversions code to the header between the opening and closing head tags <head></head> 2.  Install the event snippet on the page […]

How to Leverage Browser Caching in WordPress

  • August 11, 2018
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# 1 Month for most static assets <filesMatch “.(css|jpg|jpeg|png|gif|js|ico)$”> Header set Cache-Control “max-age=2592000, public” </filesMatch>  

Sticky Header and Anchor Links

  • July 11, 2018
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Anchor links with a sticky header tend to be troublesome. When a user clicks on the link the browser will scroll past the link. You must take in account the height of the sticky  header. Why CSS is a Mistake to Fix Sticky Header Scrolling Lots of people suggest css to fix the issue, but […]

Who are page builders for?

  • June 30, 2018
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  • melissaSpiegel

WordPress page builders are for people that have no business creating a website. Page builders like Visual Composer and Elementor, slow down websites.  They slow down page performance and they also slow development time. Debugging a website built with a page builder is a long and tedious process mostly because each page take forever to […]

Add Expires headers

  • June 1, 2018
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  <IfModule mod_expires.c> # Enable expirations ExpiresActive On # Default directive ExpiresDefault “access plus 1 month” # My favicon ExpiresByType image/x-icon “access plus 1 year” # Images ExpiresByType image/gif “access plus 1 year” ExpiresByType image/png “access plus 1 year” ExpiresByType image/jpg “access plus 1 year” ExpiresByType image/jpeg “access plus 1 year” # CSS ExpiresByType text/css […]