I spent some time recently configuring NGINX for one of our microservices, and one of the problems I had to solve was configuring NGINX cache bypass when a specific query parameter is set. This is usually trivial to do by using the cache bypass directives
This study is not scientific in any sense of the word, nor does it claim to be. Moreover, being deeply subjective and expressing not objective truth, but the author’s own deeply biased views and experiences, it should be read more like a work of fiction. Again: my aim is to mostly talk about personal experience. Generalizing it and writing in third person makes more sense to me at this time.
Web Vitals is a set of ±10 metrics compiled by Google’s internal team to assess and quantify web page performance. The value of this particular set of metrics, and the reason it’s popular with frontend developers, is that all of these metrics have a direct impact on the user experience of page visitors. This means that if we improve these metrics, we are objectively improving the experience of users visiting our site.