How to set up a CDN (WordCamp 2016)

Slowly loading websites not only negatively influence the customer’s perception of your brand, but they also negatively impact your site’s search engine rankings.

A CDN, or content delivery network, is something that everyone can use to speed up their site for visitors all around the world. CDN’s used to be expensive and require long-term contracts, but all of that has changed.

No matter what kind of website you run, and no matter how much you spend on hosting, a CDN is something that everyone should be using to ensure a fast loading website and smooth user experience.

Join me in this session where I’ll show you how to get started with a product from Amazon Web Services that can speed up your site, take a load off of your server, and increase your site’s search engine rankings — all for a cost that’s next to nothing!