When a website is hosted online why would a visitor stay for minutes together for the site to load? It is quite evident that visitors would love to browse site loading instantly, however, a site with poor loading speeds would turn out deficient towards its visitors.
Do you know? many businesses used to the traditional way of handling client will not be aware of the importance of a website response time, a website may load slower due to several reasons, But let us have a look at how do we increase the speed of the website. While out of several reasons to hamper the location of the website of your server is one of the major concerns, In that case, CDN can be beneficial.
Well, now the question arises on what exactly is CDN and how do we implement it?
Content Delivery Network is essentially a geographically distributed network that stores caches of Websites. Whenever browsed the nearest located server will transfer the cached image to the client-side. Well, this set of processes will be making your site load faster than the usual time. The major lookout of CDN is just to decrease the latency rate as much as possible.
There are many providers available in the industry who provide CDN services at your fingertips out of which the most popular one Cloudflare Content Delivery Network, they are known providers of CDN services with very less response time. The functionality of Cloudflare in providing CDN is carried out by caching the images of the websites on various servers, one the client queries the cached images are only sent as responses.
Enabling Cloudflare on your website.
- Create an account using your Email address as a username and Password, IT is always recommended to use a password Generator.
- Mention the site (domain name) that you want to enable through Cloudflare.
- Select a plan as per the requirements. You can begin with a free one at the initial stage.
- Review your DNS records.
- Update the Name Servers.
These simple clicks will help you boost your websites in all possible ways.
In addition to the CDN services, Cloudflare also provides Anti-DDOS, SSL Certificates, and also the DNS services.
We always recommend the VPS/Dedicated servers to set CDN services at Cloudflare for the well-versed performance of the sites.