I’ve followed the steps described at fiftyfoureleven.com and compressed my style sheet. The result is just fascinating:
- file size before: 6296 bytes
- file size compressed: 1885 bytes
That’s only 30% of the original file size! Wow! If 1000 people have visited your site, you’ve saved 4.2 MB of traffic. Just by compressing the CSS.
For those who don’t want to follow the link above, here’s an explanation. You can use PHP and gzip to reduce the file size of your style sheet. I’ve used this method and it works! Continue reading Compress your CSS files!