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HTTP2 explained in 5-minutes

One of the web performance recommendations I make when working with clients is to combine files to minimize HTTP requests. This is a result of how HTTP1.1 handles downloads.

Fortunately, HTTP2 will render this practice obsolete. This wonderfully informative, short, plain English talk by Ben Maraney is the perfect primer on the topic:

Hat tip to Brad Frost

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