Advancing the state of the art of HTTP/2 to deliver a faster user experience. See why it matters and how much of a difference it can make.
Every year, we celebrate Cloudflare’s birthday in September when we announce products we’re releasing to help make the Internet better for everyone. We build new and innovative products throughout the year, and having to pick five announcements for just one week of the year is always challenging.
Fixing slow Time To First Byte by edge-caching HTML with Cloudflare Workers and automatically purging the cache when content changes.
Code walkthrough on using Cloudflare workers to improve the performance of sites using Google Fonts. The improvements can be quite dramatic and the sample provides a real-world use case of doing streaming HTML modification in a Cloudflare Worker.
Getting the best end-user performance from HTTP/2 requires good support for resource prioritization. While most web servers support HTTP/2 prioritization, getting it to work well all the way to the browser requires a fair bit of coordination across the networking stack.