Enable Apache mod_deflate

Apache's mod_deflate module compresses static HTML files before sending them to the end-user. You must enable it on your server.

Example .htaccess snippet

 
  AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/text text/html text/plain text/xml text/css application/x-javascript application/javascript 

Advantages

  • Reduce page loading time
  • Reduce bandwidth use

References

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