Posts Tagged: Nginx

Resize images on the fly with Nginx try_files

Nginx is fantastic as a high performance server that can serve static files very, very quickly with minimal, predictable use of resources. Static files are the CSS, Javascript and boilerplate images that make up the design of a website. As the name suggests, static files tend not to change very often. These days the chances… Read more »

Caching Minified files with Nginx

A quick introduction to Minify Minify is a popular PHP5 library best described by the Minify site itself: Minify is a PHP5 app that helps you follow several of Yahoo!’s Rules for High Performance Web Sites. It combines multiple CSS or Javascript files, removes unnecessary whitespace and comments, and serves them with gzip encoding and… Read more »