Performance

Podcast Thijs Three Devs and a Maybe

Podcast with Thijs: “Don’t throw servers at the problem”

  • 27 August 2018
  • Reading time: 6 min

In a conversation with podcaster @Edd_mann, Thijs Feryn explained how the (hosting) wheel does not always need to be reinvented and why you should not necessarily replace a stable hosting...

AutoGit: free automatic deployment for Combell customers

  • 19 December 2017
  • Reading time: 3 min

Websites and web services are never really finished – it is always necessary to optimise them and deploy new features. Combell’s new tool AutoGit makes it much easier and safer...

Combell launches the latest generation of VPSs

Combell launches the latest generation of VPSs

  • 26 October 2017
  • Reading time: 2 min

After several months of development work behind the scenes, we finally launched our latest generation of VPSs. These servers are hosted on our brand-new powerful virtualisation platform, and we offer...

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A fast website thanks to a few magic tricks?

  • 22 August 2017
  • Reading time: 4 min

There is nothing more upsetting than a slow website. Sadly, there is no magic trick to getting a fast website. However, some minor interventions can have a very positive effect...

Ten tips for a faster Magento web store – and more sales!

  • 11 July 2017
  • Reading time: 3 min

If the wait is too long in your store, your customers will just run away. And that also applies to your Magento web store. But there are other reasons why...

Google and Mozilla want HTTPS to be used on all pages… Are you ready for it?

Google and Mozilla want HTTPS to be used on all pages… Are you ready for it?

  • 3 June 2017
  • Reading time: 3 min

Soon, both Chrome and Firefox browsers will warn users even more strongly when they visit a page that is not secured via the HTTPS protocol. What is going to change?...

Thanks to Combell, Quality Guard’s app is online 24/7

  • 27 April 2017
  • Reading time: 7 min

With the rise of the Internet of Things, almost every device is connected to the Internet and can be managed via an app. This makes our daily lives much easier,...

8 tips for a faster Drupal website

8 tips for a faster Drupal website

  • 24 April 2017
  • Reading time: 4 min

As with other Content Management Systems, the speed at which your Drupal website loads depends on different factors that you can actually control. But what exactly should you consider? Thanks...

Speed up your WordPress website

Make your WordPress website faster with these 9 tips

  • 15 March 2017
  • Reading time: 3 min

WordPress is the Content Management System that drives 27% of all websites across the entire Internet. Out of all the websites that use a CMS, it is in almost 60%...

Boost the loading speed of your website using HTTP/2

  • 21 February 2017
  • Reading time: 2 min

The new HTTP/2 protocol promises a faster and smarter data transmission via the Internet, allowing websites to load faster. But what exactly is HTTP/2? What are its benefits? And how...

PHP 7.1

PHP 7.1 is finally available – migrate now!

  • 30 January 2017
  • Reading time: 2 min

Last week, after upgrading to PHP 7.1.0 on the SSH nodes, this version of this server-side web development language has been made available on Combell’s Linux web hosting accounts. What...

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Varnish 5: what is new?

  • 26 September 2016
  • Reading time: < 1 min

Dynamic websites with a lot of content and many popular APIs can no longer do without Varnish, a tool that makes it possible to display pages much faster by caching...