How to Enable GZIP using .htaccess file – Apache

GZIP is based on the DEFLATE algorithm, which is a combination of LZ77 and Huffman coding. DEFLATE was intended as a replacement for LZW and other patent-encumbered data compression algorithms which, at the time, limited the usability of compress and other popular archivers.

Lets See how we can enable gzip on apache server using .htaccess file

 

The HTML5 Boilerplate project offers server configs for all the popular servers. This is it’s version for .htaccess

 

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