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When the Treatment Is Worse Than the Disease

Karl nails it (as per usual):

[A]dd-on accessibility is a sham. … They fail to provide anything beyond a marginal benefit for the end user and are, at best, a band-aid over a gaping wound. … [Companies] would be better off spending their money educating their design and development staff on accessibility than wasting their money on snake oil solutions made by amateurs.






Not So Micro Optimizations

There’s some really interesting performance-related lessons to be learned from Google’s AMP project. This chronicles a few.

I’m gonna give the preconnect & prefetch stuff a whirl on this site to see if it helps speed things up at all. I gave the preconnect & prefetch stuff a whirl on this site, and it sped things up substantially.