Why "optimizing" your images with Base64 is almost always a bad idea

Why "optimizing" your images with Base64 is almost always a bad idea

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Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
March 17th, 2019

Unfortunately, even to this day, some optimization plugins and blogs suggest "optimizing" your images by encoding them to Base64 and including that straight into your HTML.In this post, I want to address why in this day and age, this is almost always a very ba…

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BunnyCDN Launches A PoP in Seoul, South Korea

BunnyCDN Launches A PoP in Seoul, South Korea

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Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
January 29th, 2019

South Korea on top of having one of the fastest residential networks in the world is also a country with one of the highest internet penetration. Despite that, for a CDN it's a rather tricky market to serve. One reason is that it's quite isolated and simply fa…

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A massive 260% performance boost for uncached content

A massive 260% performance boost for uncached content

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Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
November 8th, 2018

During the past week, we have been silently testing and deploying a big new update targeting the performance of uncached content on BunnyCDN. Things went well, really well in fact. We've seen performance improvements in the range of 30% all the way up to 260%…

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BunnyCDN Network Expansion Announcement

BunnyCDN Network Expansion Announcement

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Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
August 8th, 2018

The BunnyCDN team is very happy to announce a huge network upgrade that we have been quietly rolling out over the past few months. We are incredibly excited to say that BunnyCDN has recently expanded to 9 new datacenters and now operates from 34 points of pres…

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How BunnyCDN shredded the size of your text files by 10-20% with Brotli

How BunnyCDN shredded the size of your text files by 10-20% with Brotli

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Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
Dejan Grofelnik Pelzel
April 3rd, 2018

We have been silently testing the "new" Brotli compression format to see its effect on performance and bandwidth savings. After a few weeks, we are happy to announce that we are seeing anywhere from 10-20% improvements in the compression algorithm compared to…

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