Tag: wikipedia

4 posts

Wikipedia's JavaScript initialisation on a budget

This week saw the conclusion of a project I've been shepherding since September of last year. The goal was for the initialisation code for our JavaScript pipeline to fit within a budget of 28 KB.

@browsehappy on Twitter

Six years ago, I was looking for a newsletter about browser releases.

Measuring Wikipedia page load times

This post shows how we measure and interpret load times on Wikipedia. It also explains what real-user metrics are, and how percentiles work.