The web has a dirty secret. Its carbon footprint is larger than that of global air travel. And the immense energy consumed by the Internet from non-renewable sources makes it the largest coal-fired machine on earth. For the first time, Mozilla’s 2018 Internet Health Report highlighted this growing problem, and stated that sustainability should be a bigger priority for the industry.
This talk will go into the full gory details on the extent to which WordPress can be optimised to deliver content as efficiently as possible, with principles that are applicable to web development more broadly.
Read about the Susty WordPress theme on Jack’s blog.