WSJ: CloudFlare Named Most Innovative Internet & Networking Company, Second Year in a Row

Published on October 16, 2012 01:25AM by Matthew Prince.

We just got word from the Wall Street Journal that CloudFlare was named the Most Innovative Internet & Networking Company of 2012. This is the second year in a row that CloudFlare has won this award. Given the pace of development of new technologies on the Internet, that is high praise ...

Combining Javascript & CSS, a Better Way

Published on October 03, 2011 04:30AM by Matthew Prince.

The conventional wisdom in web performance circles is that you want to combine multiple javascript and CSS files. The reason for this is that there is significant overhead every time you setup a new HTTP request. More requests, more wasted overhead.

Why Minimize HTTP Requests?

This problem is magnified on ...