Testing client side performance with GTMetrix


by Danila Vershinin, July 4, 2017

GTMetrix? Ok, let’s test your website’s client side performance using GTMetrix. Let’s also find out what we’re really testing by understanding client side vs server side performance.

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Varnish – cache on cookies


by Danila Vershinin, May 30, 2017

Cache those logged in pages with Varnish!

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Varnish as Web Application Firewall


by Danila Vershinin, May 16, 2017

Protect your web application using.. simple Varnish VCL coding.

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Ultimate Magento Security Checklist


by Danila Vershinin, May 9, 2017

Secure your Magento using this easy checklist with links for in-depth tutorials on making your store safe from hacks

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How to cache things longer on Varnish than on the client


by Danila Vershinin,

How to cache things longer on Varnish than on the client. Possible solutions

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Nginx: Disable logging of Varnish backend probes


by Danila Vershinin, April 20, 2017

Disable log of Varnish backend probes in Nginx

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ServerPilot


by Danila Vershinin, April 12, 2017

Don’t use ServerPilot. They are scamming you. Here is how and why!

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Varnish Default TTL


by Danila Vershinin, April 2, 2017

What is Varnish default TTL and how to set it to a correct value

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Varnish, SSL, Brotli, Gzip and PageSpeed. Putting things together


by Danila Vershinin, April 1, 2017

Hard choices when implementing Varnish, SSL, PageSpeed, Gzip and Brotli altogether explained

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Magento 1.x multi store Nginx configuration


by Danila Vershinin, March 29, 2017

Setup multiple websites under single Magento installation. Quick, easy read for proper configuration

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