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What are the main benefits of a CDN?
Today almost all websites and applications rely on a CDN to help serve content to their users. Web applications use CDNs largely because they offer four important benefits: better performance increased reliability cost savings and resilience against cyber attacks.
Does Shopify use Cloudflare?
Cloudflare partners with Shopify to provide all Shopify merchant websites with Cloudflare’s performance and security benefits. Shopify merchants can also use their own Cloudflare account to proxy web traffic through Cloudflare with an Enterprise plan.07-Dec-2021
Where are Shopify images?
Theme images: these are stored within a theme’s assets folder and are specific to that theme. These are usually added to the theme by a theme developer. Product images: these images are specific to a store and uploaded via the Shopify admin for each product.22-Mar-2016
Is Shopify self hosted?
Shopify is not available as a self-hosted solution but there are plenty of alternatives for power users and business that want to host a solution on-premise. The best Self-Hosted alternative is Thirty Bees which is both free and Open Source.
Does Shopify have its own servers?
Shopify uses a large network of servers around the world to host merchants’ online stores. We call these ‘Content Delivery Networks’ (CDNs). Shopify’s CDN is run by Fastly who have a great reputation. By using a CDN Shopify promises that all stores can be loaded as quickly as possible wherever customers are based.
Where is my Shopify site hosted?
The main data centres for Shopify will be located at our data centres in the USA however most of the actual website content will be hosted local to you on our Content Delivery Network (CDN). This allows your website to have fast speeds for all customers no matter where they’re located in the world.04-Jun-2018
Can you bulk upload images to Shopify?
Upload all your images to your Shopify Admin. Go to Settings > Files and then upload the images in bulk from your computer. After you’ve uploaded them you can use them on your Product pages. You can also bulk upload images and products with CSV file.
Does Shopify automatically compress images?
(Note: If you’re a Shopify merchant your Shopify theme automatically compresses images so this shouldn’t be an issue for you.) If you can decrease the size of the image files on your webpage and increase page load speed fewer people who visit your site will click away.21-Oct-2021
How do I bulk upload items on Shopify?
Steps:From your Shopify admin go to Products.Click Import.Click Add file and then select the CSV file that you want to import.Optional: To overwrite values for existing handles check Overwrite any current products that have the same handle. Click Upload and continue.More items
What files can you upload to Shopify?
You can upload manage and delete files from the Files page in your Shopify admin.If you’re on a trial plan then you can upload only the following file formats:JS.CSS.GIF.JPEG.PNG.JSON.CSV.PDF.More items