Website owners are constantly trying to improve their website for end users and if you’re in the process of improving your website, a content delivery network (CDN) is an area you need to pay attention to. So, what are content delivery networks? A CDN is a method of replicating your website files to cache servers all around the world. This means users receive your website files from the server closest to them and often times these servers are drastically faster than your host server.
One extra second of load time can lose a client and considering how affordable CDN solutions are these days, it’s well worth looking into implementing one of the many offerings into your website. Let’s look at why.