Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) are crucial for enhancing website performance. In this tutorial, we’ll explore “What is a CDN” and guide you through activating one on your Hostinger WordPress website.
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The 3 Key Things A CDN Does
- Global Server Network
It distributes your website’s content across multiple servers around the world. When a user accesses your site, the CDN delivers content from the nearest server, significantly reducing loading time.
- Security Enhancement
CDNs offer protection against DDoS attacks and other security threats. By distributing traffic across its network, a CDN can mitigate the impact of sudden traffic spikes or malicious attacks.
Set up CDN on your Hostinger Website
- Log in to your Hostinger account navigate to your website’s dashboard and click “Manage” on the website you want to activate CDN.
- Go to the Performance > CDN.
- Enable the CDN by clicking on the corresponding option.
Note: It may take 24-48 hours to become fully active.
- Save your settings to apply the changes and test your site with tools like GTmetrix or PageSpeed Insights.
What Is a CDN and How to Activated it on Hostinger – Conclusion
Implementing a CDN on your Hostinger WordPress site can drastically improve loading times and protect against DDOS attacks. By following these steps, you can enhance your website’s performance and user experience.