Not everyone needs all the features Google Analytics provides and having it installed on your site can result in lower performance scores. Just need some basic site analytics? Give umami a try — a light-weight alternative.
Testing is paramount when building sites to ensure the user’s experience is consistent and of course — works. One of the tools in testers’ toolkit is Google Lighthouse. In this post, learn how to automate Google lighthouse results using Node.js.
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