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About Automatic Signed Exchanges (SXGs) and LCP Load Times

Cloudflare is taking performance & website load times very seriously when it comes to assisting users who leverage their services. Quite recently, it launched a beta on early hints 103 HTTP code. Almost hand in hand, it seems, they also unveiled the “Automatic Signed Exchanges” beta in partnership with Google — with the primary purpose

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What Is an Early Hints 103 Status HTTP Code, and How It Helps Load Times

The hunger for serving site users with faster and quicker load times is still on, and while we have made significant positive leaps towards that goal, there is so much room for improvement left, that we constantly push newer Internet standards & best practices, as well as develop more efficient methods of communicating page resources

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What Is DOM and How To “Avoid an Excessive DOM Size”

Web Browsers are a beautiful creation that allows us to view & use web pages on the internet. The governing fundamentals that make that happen transpire at the speed of light. From the many, one of the core principles is DOM — or short for — Document Object Model. What Is DOM (Document Object Model)?

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Preconnect to Required Origins: What Is rel=”preconnect”

If you’ve ever run your site through Google PageSpeed Insights, and came across “preconnect to required origins,” this post will cover the ground on what that message conveys, and specifically, focus on the rel=”preconnect” aspect. If you’re interested in dns-prefetch, you can check out my previously written post, where I discuss the necessary details to

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A Prefatory Guide to dns-prefetch

As the name suggests, dns-prefetch is a hint for modern web browsers that strives to calculate the IP address of a domain present on a page. In other words, it’s already prefetching the information — prior to it being requested. How Does dns-prefetch Help? On its most fundamental level, one of the core activities that

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