How We Do It
It takes more than a domain name to build a successful website. From hosting options to load balancers, the choices you make can lead to significant increases in speed and dependability, not to mention improved user experiences. Take a deep dive into backend development to explore the insights and a few shortcuts we’ve discovered along the way.
Am I Saying That Right? Pronunciation Is Key
Making great software is not just about coding and design. It’s also about paying close attention to life beyond the clicks and the screen—talking to real people. Rarely is anything perfected in a vacuum. By listening carefully to what users are saying, and listening especially hard for the hacks people come up with to circumnavigate shortcomings can present learning opportunities for us.Read Now
Build your own CDN on AWS with Route 53
A CDN works by caching copies of your resources in data centers around the world, called edge servers. But to get new content, a request has to travel back to the origin server, adding latency to the process. In this post, we explain how Amazon’s Route 53 solves this problem.Read Now