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Aug 4 2008   12:01PM GMT

Overheard: Gzip your website

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

gzip1.png Gzip is a method of compressing text that is sent from your server to the browser. In the same way that zipping a file reduces its download size, gzipping a webpage decreases the amount of data that has to be downloaded. A smaller download size means faster download speeds.

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