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I'm super excited that Amazon Web Services (a.k.a. Amazon AWS) has opened an Edge location in Sydney, Australia (my Home city). My WordPress Website has content delivered via AWS CloudFront (a Content Delivery Network) and my domain uses the AWS Route 53 Domain Name System. Although, before the … [Read more...] about Amazon CDN served from Sydney
My WordPress Website gets just under 30,000 visits per month (according to Google Analytics). It doesn't have much media with very little video and few images (all images have been reduced in filesize with lossless compression). So why use a content delivery network (CDN)? Well, I have an absolute … [Read more...] about What a WordPress CDN really costs
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