How to Prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect: Associate Certification Exam‎
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How to Prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect: Associate Certification Exam‎

In my opinion, practice exams and tests are a very important tool to use when studying for this exam and this article includes 17 links to exams, quizzes, and tests to assist you in your effort.

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SEO Cheat Sheet #5: Lazy Load Content for Improved Performance
delay image and video loading to improve page load time and lower the cost of a web page.

SEO Cheat Sheet #5: Lazy Load Content for Improved Performance

Lazy load images & videos in order to reduce the size of a web page request considerably and improve site speed overall.

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Improve Your Website’s Technical SEO with Schema Markup and Performance Optimization
Article elaborates on Sitelinks Breadcrumb, Searchbox, and Menus as well as site speed, testing and HTTP/2.

Improve Your Website’s Technical SEO with Schema Markup and Performance Optimization

We introduce Sitelinks Breadcrumbs, Searchbox, and Menu, improving site speed, configuring HTTP/2, and adding and testing HTTP Strict Transport Security headers to a website.

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AWS Budgets, AWS Alarms, and AWS Single Sign-On (AWS Single Sign On / AWS SSO), and AWS Cost Anomaly Detection
AWS software engineer reading an AWS Cost and Usage report with a shocked expression because he didn't read the article entitled "Introduction to AWS Budgets, AWS Alarms, AWS Single Sign-On (AWS Single Sign On / AWS SSO), and AWS Cost Anomaly Detection".

AWS Budgets, AWS Alarms, and AWS Single Sign-On (AWS Single Sign On / AWS SSO), and AWS Cost Anomaly Detection

Protect yourself from unexpectedly high AWS bills with AWS Budgets, Alarms, and AWS Single Sign-On.

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SEO Cheat Sheet #2: Page Speed and Image Optimization
#2: Speed + Optimization

SEO Cheat Sheet #2: Page Speed and Image Optimization

Nobody likes being kept waiting, and that includes search engines. In this article we cover upsides and downsides of the Google PageSpeed Module and the W3 Total Cache Pro plugin (for WordPress-based websites) along with a brief explanation of some basic performance tests that were conducted using the WebPagetest.org website.

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SEO Cheat Sheet #1: “Which are the best SEO strategies?”
Best Search Engine Optimization Strategies

SEO Cheat Sheet #1: “Which are the best SEO strategies?”

Search Engine Optimization improvements can be achieved from valid document structure + excellent content + relevant keywords (in particular, long-tail keywords) + fast page load time (note that backlinks are not covered in this article).

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The Power of Pair Programming, Pair Rotation, and Mobbing for Extreme Collaboration
Two software developers practicing pair programming, a type of agile software development.

The Power of Pair Programming, Pair Rotation, and Mobbing for Extreme Collaboration

Use pair programming, pair rotation, and mobbing to help create a more cohesive team, where information is shared freely amongst the group, and one with a better view of the overall mission of the project.

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