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Adding fingerprints to assets with Gulp and DeployBot

Published at DeployBot

While working on a new Wildbit website last week I spent some time tweaking its performance. Caching CSS, JS, and images for a long period of time is one of the most important things you can do to create a fast loading website. It’s relatively easy to configure on most web servers, but comes with a downside — you’ll need to invalidate cached files whenever they change.