There’s a lot of misinformation out there about how to add the Facebook Social plugins to your website. In this article I’ll go over how to CORRECTLY add the Facebook Social Plugins to your website and be able to use ALL the plugin functionality.
Did you know you can embed your own Videos on someone’s Facebook wall when someone uses “Share on Facebook” on your website? This article will show you how to do it.
Now that Google is using website speed as a “signal” in it’s ranking algorithms (see related article) it is more important than ever to make your website as fast as you can without sacrificing your quality of content. There is one simply and easy change you can make to Apache (even if your website is hosted) to make your Joomla website substantially (80%+) faster for returning visitors.
Using Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) to host your website’s large files (such as MP4 video files and MP3’s, etc) is an excellent way to provide great content to your website visitors in a fast (high bandwidth), convenient, and inexpensive way. And the fact that you’re using Amazon S3 will be completely oblivious to your website visitors.
There are typically 2 ways to use the JW player to play HD video on your web pages, 1) By using “legally debatable” ways around YouTube’s security and downloading the MP4 files directly from YouTube, and 2) Downloading the video(s) from your own web server(s) and having to accept the less than desirable download speed, where your website visitors experience multiple “buffering” interruptions.
Now’s there’s a THIRD option, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and in my opinion, a TOTAL NO BRAINER.
Did you know you can embed your own MP3s on someone’s Facebook wall when someone uses “Share on Facebook” on your website? This article will show you how to do it.
Did you know you can customize the text and image that Facebook uses when a visitor to your website uses “Share on Facebook”?