Reply to post: Re: Not just size

The web is DOOM'd: Average page now as big as id's DOS classic

bombastic bob Silver badge

Re: Not just size

"There's also the turnaround time for DNS lookup, establishing a connection, and multiple request/responses for the dozens of trackers, beacons, analytics, CDNs, and goodness knows what else that comes with every page view"

but if they hosted all of their own content, they wouldn't be able to 'distribute the pain' of all of that bandwidth, would they?

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