A while back I gave a general talk about how we decided to pull the plug and move Iconfinder to Django. One of the parts of the presentation, which got the most attention, was about how we reduced the page generation time for an average search from 91 to 20 milliseconds without fiddling with our caching layer, database or search engine. By popular demand, I thought it was worth walking you through exactly what we did. Read More
Since we launched the Iconfinder Marketplace back in April, the single most requested feature has been support for depositing cash using PayPal. Well, for all of you who either don’t have a a credit card that we support or just prefer PayPal, we have great news. As of today, you now have have an extra option when depositing cash: Read More
Last Wednesday, I gave a talk at the Copenhagen Django Meetup about the work that went in to and the pieces of advice we had to pass on from our complete rewrite of the Iconfinder code base.