DiggingIntoWordPress

by Chris Coyier & Jeff Starr

Author: Austin Gunter

Measuring Latency with Apache Bench

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One of the important factors in the speed of your site is the distance between your servers and the browser visiting your site. The time it takes the information to travel from the server to the browser is called latency. Latency increases with distance, so no matter how fast your servers may be, high latency can make your site load slowly for visitors who are geographically removed from your servers.

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