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Setting up anayltics tracking for a web page is simple. Just copy couple of lines of code from the select analytics service and you are good to go.

Pirsch - Google Analytics alternative for static website

Setting up anayltics tracking for a web page is simple. Just copy couple of lines of code from the select analytics service and you are good to go.

During my website migration it became evident that I would also need a new email service. Previously the email hosting was integrated in the CPanel of my web hotel.

EmailLabs - EU based service for 24 000 free transactional emails per month

During my website migration it became evident that I would also need a new email service. Previously the email hosting was integrated in the CPanel of my web hotel.

Migrations are in most cases performed poorly. The reason is that companies treat their IT ecosystem as a commodity rather than asset.

Migration from Wordpress to Hugo

Migrations are in most cases performed poorly. The reason is that companies treat their IT ecosystem as a commodity rather than asset.

Yoast SEO is addmitedly a nice plugin in Wordpress. I was thinking a lot how to replace it in Hugo. Quickly I learned that SEO is not magic.

Hugo SEO

Yoast SEO is addmitedly a nice plugin in Wordpress. I was thinking a lot how to replace it in Hugo. Quickly I learned that SEO is not magic.

Text content of all my 300+ blog posts is less than 2 MB in size containing the metadata. An image taken with mobile phone can be 5 MB.

Image optimization in Hugo

Text content of all my 300+ blog posts is less than 2 MB in size containing the metadata. An image taken with mobile phone can be 5 MB.

Hugo framework generates HTML files that load really fast. It does not have. As a drawback the developer needs to be more creative with some essential functionalities such as site search and sending contact forms.

Backend for Hugo website

Hugo framework generates HTML files that load really fast. It does not have. As a drawback the developer needs to be more creative with some essential functionalities such as site search and sending contact forms.

I moved my website from Wordpress to Hugo on August 2022.
Now it is time to present some performance benchmarks between Wordpress and Hugo.

Hugo vs Wordpress - Performance, price and plugins

I moved my website from Wordpress to Hugo on August 2022. Now it is time to present some performance benchmarks between Wordpress and Hugo.

The website migration of mikaelahonen.com has completed!
Here is the background why I migrated my Wordpress site to Hugo framework that generates static websites.

My website has been renewed!

The website migration of mikaelahonen.com has completed! Here is the background why I migrated my Wordpress site to Hugo framework that generates static websites.

Databox enables elegant reports in a SaaS interface to be shared and published both internally and outside the organization.

Databox for enterprise reporting - Review and demo

Databox is browser application to create reports from multiple data sources. Sometimes browser apps are referred as SaaS or Software as a Service.

Personally, I use a note app to store ideas, observations, travel tickets and debts that should be quickly accessible.

Google Keep vs Evernote - Requirements for your note app

Why would you even need an app for writing notes? The role of note app is not unambiguous as the same content could be saved in files and keep in cloud storage.

Toggl is a mobile app for work hour recording and management. Toggl is not great because of the uniqueness but simplicity.

Toggl - Recording work hours to log has never been such enjoyable

Toggl is a mobile app for work hour recording and management. I used the Toggl as an entrepreneur to log my work hours.

Creating and Android app has been in my task list a good whil but now I decided to take the pivotal step. How long would it take?

Creating my first Android app - How long it takes?

Yes. It’s me in the picture. It was Halloween. Creating and Android app has been in my task list a good while but now I decided to take the pivotal step.

Splitwise is a fresh and simple mobile application to split costs. Read experiences to see whether you should download it too.

Splitwise - Split costs easily

Splitwise solves a traditional problem that exists in every single group of friends - how to split costs easily.

According to my experiences Wunderlist task list is extremely robust choice. Read more about my recommendations.

Wunderlist - Simple and reliable task list

Microsoft has bought Wunderlist and merged it to Microsoft To Do app . After testing multiple todo list I dare to announce Wunderlist as the simplest one with just right amount of features.