Monday, December 1, 2014

What is faster: HTTP or HTTPS? Hint HTTPS by an order of magnitude.

What is faster: HTTP or HTTPS? Hint HTTPS by an order of magnitude.
Beautiful experiment visualization.
You should put your site behind SSL: Speed is just one of the reasons.
http://www.httpvshttps.com/
PS: Of course, the real win comes from SPDY which doesn't work with plain HTTP. You want to use that one as well, of course.
http://www.httpvshttps.com