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Instant browsing for static sites with Algolia

Aee8ace6215b362ce4524bfdfc4a718c?s=47 Josh Dzielak
December 05, 2017

Instant browsing for static sites with Algolia

The "R" in Google's RAIL web performance model is "Response". A response to a user's action must take place in less than 100ms for the experience to feel immediate and natural. When content must be fetched from a traditional backend or API in response to a user's interaction, it can be very difficult to meet that requirement. Algolia can help. Designed to power low-latency search-as-you-type experiences, Algolia responds to content fetching requests as "fast as ping". Learn how Algolia works and see how you can speed up your static sites. Demo included.


Josh Dzielak

December 05, 2017

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