Speed up website with Browser Caching for Images, CSS and JS
Posted by Chris S. on 31 October 2016 06:11 AM

To enable your browser's caching generally means that you can specify how long browsers should keep images, CSS and JS stored locally. Of course, if you change any of those, the server will tell the visitor's browser to clear that cache. To enable it, add those lines to your .htaccess file:

## EXPIRES CACHING ##
<IfModule mod_expires.c>
ExpiresActive On
ExpiresByType image/jpg "access 1 year"
ExpiresByType image/jpeg "access 1 year"
ExpiresByType image/gif "access 1 year"
ExpiresByType image/png "access 1 year"
ExpiresByType text/css "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType application/pdf "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType application/javascript "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType application/x-javascript "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType application/x-shockwave-flash "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType image/x-icon "access 1 year"
ExpiresDefault "access 7 days"
</IfModule>
## EXPIRES CACHING ##
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