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Minified source code is also very useful for HTML code. All white space in HTML is reduced to only one space on the surface of a web page, so it's often quite possible to halve the size of a web page, by removing all excessive white space.
Listed below are certain Web Development components, that can be built into websites. These optimize and quicken page load times by reducing the size of various files. Content encoding is an approach taken by compatible web servers and modern web browsers to compress HTML and related textual content, often in the gzip format.
- ShrinkSafe, from the Dojo toolkit.