Change Log

01-09-23This domain went live on the World Wide Web on Wednesday July 27th in the year of our Lord 2016 at 23:39:55 and this revision of this website went live on Monday January 9th the year of our Lord 2023 at 12:02:04 CST USA. GTMetrix page speed score of our front page today on 01-10-23 is: Grade = “A”, Performance “97%, Structure “100%”, LCP “969 milliseconds” (which is under 1 second), TBT “0ms), CLS = “0”, Fully Loaded Time “1.3 seconds”, Total Page Size “54.3KB”, Total Page Requests “8”. Number of WordPress plugins used = 0.

01-09-23 – after installing WordPress, all preloaded themes Twenty Nineteen, Twenty Twenty, and Twenty Twenty-One were deleted, all preloaded plugins Akismet, an anti-spam plugin, and Hello Dolly, were deleted, custom theme uploaded, unzipped, installed, and activated.

01-09-23 – 12-21-22 added to functions.php file to shorten blog post excerpts: function mytheme_custom_excerpt_length( $length ) {
return 15;
}
add_filter( ‘excerpt_length’, ‘mytheme_custom_excerpt_length’, 999 );

01-10-23 – added the following code to .htaccess file in public_html folder to enable zip compression on all pages: BEGIN GZIP Compression AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/javascript AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/rss+xml AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/vnd.ms-fontobject AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-font AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-font-opentype AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-font-otf AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-font-truetype AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-font-ttf AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-javascript AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/xhtml+xml AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/xml AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE font/opentype AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE font/otf AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE font/ttf AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE image/svg+xml AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE image/x-icon AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/css AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/html AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/javascript AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/plain AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/xml END GZIP Compression

01-15-23 – switched back to basic free Astra theme.