Some slightly rambling thoughts on the extremely contrasting Ubuntu and Windows methods of keeping your operating system and associated software up to date.
TL;DR Ubuntu offers a far superior experience.
I recently had an issue with Google Drive which resulted in a large number of duplicate files and folders being created.
Fortunately, using linux command line provided an easy way find all these files and move them to another folder whilst retaining their directory structure.
Here’s a quick guide to batch optimising your website’s images to decrease page load time for your website visitors. It’s easy and only takes a few minutes.
I’ll be looking at two useful Linux command line tools – jpegoptim and optipng – and showing you how to use them and how to batch process all images in a folder (and sub-folders).
Fun and games with sticky bits and loading websites outside of Apache’s default /var/www folder.