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Responsive Design High Performance

By : Dewald C Els, Dewald Els
Book Image

Responsive Design High Performance

By: Dewald C Els, Dewald Els

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Responsive Design High Performance
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Speeding Up Development with Design Concepts, Patterns, and Programs


One of the best ways to improve the load time of your website is by reducing requests. We took a look at some effective and easy-to-implement techniques to help you achieve speedy load times. We discussed sprite sheets and how they take a bunch of requests and turn them into one request. The next topic that we touched on was combining files.

Server-side optimization is also a great place to make some improvements. It makes use of compression to decrease the size of your content being received from the server.

We talked about some more server-side optimization, and then we mentioned AppCache, which is another excellent method to improve your website's performance.

In the next chapter, we will talk about a very important topic; testing.