Let's Dig HTTP/2 for Speed Performance


Written by Dynamic Presence - June 26, 2017

About HTTP/2

Web technology moves fast and the demands for a more robust web infrastructure follows linearly. The HTTP protocol, which has lots of limitations is progressively soon-to-be outdated.

HTTP/2 fills in the gaps. Officially approved 2015 Feb and well supported by major web browsers.

HTTP/2 Progession

HTTP/2 Progession

Adoption rate & Test

Historical trend - HTTP/2 adoption rate 2017

Historical trend – HTTP/2 adoption rate 2017

As reported, less than 15% of the entire visible websites are running on HTTP/2. In fact, the adoption rate is even smaller in Singapore due to complexity and know-how.

Is your web hosting server HTTP/2 supported?

First, Check if your server support HTTP/2 – Test Here

Advantages – Geek Talk

  • Multiplexing and concurrency
  • Stream dependencies
  • Header compression
  • Server push

What it Really Means?

In short, is for superior speed handling performance. HTTP/2 speed up your website and enable pages to load much faster, noticeably quick especially for mobile users.

A better user experience and a SEO boost factor.

Website and assets served over HTTP/2 verification, after further steps and configurations

Website and assets served over HTTP/2 verification, after further steps and configurations

Enjoy this? Further reading on http2 development and faq.