Näin rakennetaan hyvät nettisivut

Nettisivujen tekeminen on oma taiteenlajinsa. Hyvien nettisivujen rakentaminen vaatii tietoa, taitoa, osaamista sekä kokemusta. Nettisivuja on niin monenlaisia ja moneen eri tarkoitukseen, että oikeiden valintojen tekeminen nettisivuja rakentaessa on erityisen tärkeää.

September 3, 2021 · Miika von Bell

Buying Logitech MX Ergo as the first ergonomic mouse

After a month of using Logitech MX Ergo Wireless Trackball mouse, I can honestly and quite surprisingly say that I really like it.

August 18, 2021 · Miika von Bell

Building sustainable websites with renewable energy

It might come as a surprise, but using internet and better yet building the internet is a burden for our climate. Honestly, as a software developer, even I hadn’t thought about this too much before, but it does make a lot of sense. It is estimated that there are billions of websites running in the internet, and if you think about it, all these billions of websites require energy to run....

July 29, 2021 · Miika von Bell

Floor sitting while working

I have been going back and forth with standing desks and regular desks with normal chairs but I haven’t really found a working solution that would satisfy my remote work needs. I started researching about alternative ways of working and decided to give floor sitting a try. Why did I decide to try floor sitting? After doing some research it seemed that many cultures have a long history of floor sitting....

July 26, 2021 · Miika von Bell

My software developer toolbox

I have been software developer since 2015 and have learned to use many different kinds of technologies along the way. As a software developer I am expected to learn new skills and master existing ones as I keep growing. Below is an up-to-date list of technologies I am comfortable using, divided into logical categories. Frontend technologies Frontend technologies are tools, frameworks and coding languages which are used to build the client side of the web page....

July 26, 2021 · Miika von Bell

Releasing my first open-source software

In 2020 me and my wife wanted to start a blog together. My wife is not very technical but I myself do know a thing or two so it was pretty clear that I would be responsible for the technical stuff for our blog. I had been building WordPress websites around 2015 and 2016 as a freelancer so I had some experience about the content management system space. I knew that WordPress websites can very quickly become bloated with unnecessary code when you start adding plugins and themes on top of the core WordPress engine....

July 26, 2021 · Miika von Bell

How I became a software developer and landed my first job

When I was a high school student, I had no idea what I was going to do after school. I was still competing in golf and was facing having to make the decision to try to proceed with my golfing career or really try to focus on school and proceed with the typical career path. It was pretty obvious for me that I didn’t have the financial support to maintain an expensive sport for a high school student so I was weighting more towards pursuing a normal career path instead....

July 20, 2021 · Miika von Bell

9 home office equipment for increased productivity

I have changed my work from home setup for many times and I am still looking for the best home office setup that would stick for a long term. As someone who likes to spend a little bit of extra money for a nice home office setup, I have found a good list of home office essentials I use almost everyday when working from home. 1. DeskView standing desk My number one favourite piece of equipment for my home office is definitely DeskView desk....

July 17, 2021 · Miika von Bell

31 ways to improve website speed and performance

Page speed has become a ranking factor in Google Search. This means that in order to do well in search results, websites have to consider making their content load as fast as possible. Improving website speed and performance is not only a matter of improving rankings in search results but also a matter of good user experience. Many studies, such as this one, have shown how improving page speed and website performance can lead to better user engagement and more conversions through a web page....

June 29, 2021 · Miika von Bell