How to Reduce Server Response Times (TTFB) on WordPress for Improved SEO

Server response time (TTFB) is an important factor in SEO and should not be overlooked. Site owners need to understand what TTFB is, why it’s important, and how to measure and improve it. In this article, we’ll discuss how to reduce server response times on WordPress for improved SEO. What is Server Response Time (TTFB)? … Read more

AWS Amplify Fix: A deployment is in progress

In this help article I’ll show you in this article how to quickly fix the error in AWS Amplify A deployment is in progress. Here’s the summary. There are two reasons this may occur. 1: something went wrong while running an amplify push, your terminal disconnected and the deployment-state.json file got left in the … Read more

A Comprehensive Guide to Amazon Chime: Features, Benefits, and Pricing

Amazon Chime

The world of work has changed significantly in the past few years, and the way we communicate, collaborate, and connect with one another has had to evolve as well. Enter Amazon Chime, a powerful and secure video and audio conferencing, messaging, and collaboration tool. Amazon Chime makes it easy to stay connected with colleagues, clients, … Read more

How to get your first AWS Certification

AWS SAM faster Development for Lambda

If you’re looking to break into the world of cloud computing, getting your first AWS certification is a great place to start. AWS, or Amazon Web Services, is the leading cloud platform and having a certification on your resume can open up a world of opportunities. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to get your … Read more

ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘distutils.cmd’ [Fix ✔️]

I got this error today with AWS SAM: ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘distutils.cmd’, here is how I fixed it. Keep reading below for more details. Quick Fix for ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘distutils.cmd’ The issue for me was pip, which comes with distutils, wasn’t installed for python 3.9, which is what AWS SAM was trying … Read more

aws:asset:path – Guide to using aws:asset:path in CloudFormation

aws:asset:path with AWS SAM in CloudFormation

aws:asset:path is a type of metadata which can be configured in CloudFromation for a Lambda function. Below are my notes on how to use it, specifically for use with AWS SAM directly with standard CloudFormation. Use aws:asset:path to specify the location of code for Lambda Function in CloudFormation for use with SAM. Using SAM with … Read more

AWS SAM samcli.commands.exceptions.UserException: [WinError 145] The directory is not empty

samcli.commands.exceptions.UserException: WinError 145] The directory is not empty

How to fix the AWS SAM error samcli.commands.exceptions.UserException: NodejsNpmBuilder:MoveDependencies – [WinError 145] The directory is not empty I’ve been seeing this error intermittently for some time. It comes intermittent. Fix for [WinError 145] The directory is not empty Just delete the .aws-sam directory whenever this error occurs or ignore it. If you run the command … Read more

Notes on SAM Sync for Faster Serverless Development

AWS SAM faster Development for Lambda

Why is my development process slow? When developing the developer must have fast feedback loops. The fast feedback loop is absolutely critical to getting work done in a productive manner. If you’ve ever said to yourself that Lambda development feels slow to you then you’ve experienced the effect of slow feedback loops. In this guide … Read more