What Professional Gatsby Users Want
As Gatsby continues to be used for building larger and more complex sites, we are constantly asking our users and the community how we could improve. Among professional Gatsby developers, we tend to hear less about specific bugs and feature requests and more about qualities they want and need in their site -- faster load times, shorter publish times, and so on.
Sam Bhagwat • March 9th, 2021# Agencies, authentication, builds, client-side-routing, component-libraries, e-commerce, Gatsby Cloud, hiring-developers, localization, migration, training-developers, Website Performance
RealCedar.com: Going 5x Faster with Gatsby + WordPress
How Innovation Helped Build the Fastest Gatsby Source Plugin Ever
Gatsby helps developers build blazing fast websites. But how fast is build time for the actual website itself? And how can one developer advocate help reduce build times for thousands of others? The Kentico Kontent DevRel team got to work, looking for the answers.
Ondrej Polesny • September 14th, 2020# build-times, Gatsby Cloud, kentico, Website Performance, willitbuild
A Faster-Rolling Website for Raleigh Bikes
Raleigh Bicycles online presence had a need for speed. The original Raleigh website suffered from slow pageloads and was prone to crashing during traffic spikes, with few options for developers to improve it. Oberon used Gatsby to create a modern and performant site to help Raleigh's customers get wheels.
Michelle Gienow • September 3rd, 2020# Case Studies, e-commerce, Website Performance
Little Caesars Pizza Delivers with Gatsby
Little Caesars knew their first-ever Super Bowl ad would drive a huge spike in online orders from hungry customers. To ensure their website was ready for prime time, the third biggest pizza delivery company in the world built their new e-commerce platform using Gatsby.
Michelle Gienow • July 15th, 2020# building-sites-faster, Case Studies, e-commerce, multi-site, Website Performance
Gatsby Raises 28M Series B to Become How the Web is Built
Today we’re thrilled to announce we’ve secured 28 million in Series B funding led by Index Ventures and joined by earlier investors, CRV and Trinity Ventures. This investment will propel Gatsby’s next stage of innovation and evolution toward becoming how the web is built.
Kyle Mathews • May 27th, 2020# announcements, build-times, Gatsby Cloud, Website Performance, willitbuild
Introducing Will It Build: A new builds benchmarking service for Gatsby Cloud
The first -- and only -- publicly available static site benchmarking service, Will It Build demonstrates the progress of build times for sample Gatsby benchmark sites on Gatsby Cloud. Thanks to our new Incremental Builds feature, data and content changes now go from edit to live in seconds! See for yourself: all of our data can be queried right on the site using our exposed GraphQL API at willit.build/api-playground.
Dustin Schau • May 26th, 2020# build-times, Gatsby Cloud, Website Performance, willitbuild