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Discussion on: What are the fastest sites you visit daily?

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Aabishkar Wagle • Edited on

Dev .to is quite fast as well. Also, another fastest site I noticed is GitHub .com

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Madza Author • Edited on

Agree 👍 Github is among the fastest as well 😉

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AviKKi

dev.to uses preact, they are taking good advantage of it. Also caching plays a major role when you revisit.

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Robin Gagnon

Link preloading on focus/hover plays a pretty big part in the speed feeling as well

If you're curious, you can check your network tab for requests when you hover/focus any link on the site.

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AviKKi

do you have any reference for this? googling this concept didn't return anything relevant.

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Robin Gagnon

Instant Click docs from docs.forem.com are not extensive but they can get you started on how Forem does it 🌞

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Madza Author

Speed and great UX have always been two of the main factors making the website appealing to me 😉 Great to see they are distributing Forem, that is heavily oriented towards that 👍