Ok so I am setting up a CDN with my webhost and one of the things they tell me I need to do is
Your site code will need updated to call these assets via the new http://cdn.militaryimgaes.net URL (rather than via a relative path for
instance). This then allows the site to fetch those images from the CDN
rather than from the local directories.
Ok I believe my cdn.militaryimages.net is working as it is parsing my site fine.
However when I insert the code to my config all my images disappear
If I revert the config but leave the cdn address in the styles - general settings images are back but I think it lacks the (for want of the accurate termnology) the overlay that dulls down the colours...hope that makes sense.
I have seen some speed improvement but not as much as I thought I would so I contacted my host again!
This is what they said
I am seeing that most images are in the code with what looks to be dynamic query
strings attached to them, which will prevent the CDN service from properly
caching those. That will slow down access to such files.
For instance, instead of calling an image directly like: