9. Shopify provides all its customers with a world class __ run by Fastly at no additional charge. This means that your Shop will be fast around the globe, even in remote areas like New Zealand and South Africa despite the Shopify servers being in North America. Faster load times have shown over and over again to lead to more sales, so this is a big win for everyone.
90. Because Shopify deploys your store with a CDN (Content Delivery Network), all images of the store are cached at thousands of 'edge servers' around the world. Therefore Shopify has to indicate to the CDN that images have changed manually. To do this, Shopify uses the ____ filter which automatically appends 'asset versions' to all urls generated. This is the ?v=1384022871 style appendages that you see all over Shopify.
92. All Shopify stores automatically generate a sitemap.xml file that contains links to all your products, product images, pages, collections, and blog posts. This is used by search engines like Google and Bing to quickly scan your webpages for content. Where is the sitemap.xml located based on your Shopify store's primary domain name ?
98. CDN means that all images of a store are cached at thousands of 'edge servers' around the world, Shopify has to indicate to the CDN that images have changed manually. CSS often exhibits the above issue. If you reference images directly from your CSS then these urls will be static and will not carry the asset version that Shopify updates automatically. To solve this you will have to ...