Static Site Generators is the isolated front-end from the headless CMS back-end and both have been connected through GraphQL APIs.
APIs are the key contributors providing the dynamic functionality to the static site like GraphQL that is connecting the two ends.
It’s the headless CMS where the APIs and the website structure can rest is managed and to handle async data interactivity.
Technology-driven websites promisingly delivering good speed, enhanced security and much better performance.
Because the static pages are prebuilt and served to your browser via a CDN, the time to first byte is minimized. Lots of functionalities that were usually processed in the back-end are now managed on your browser side.
Making the website more efficient in loading page time and also mobile-friendliness. The probability of getting a higher ranking of the Jamstack developed website than unresponsive and slower sites.
Jamstack improves the performance to a greater extent in user experience and conversion rate. The speed and performance of the website is the key factor in converting visitors.
The web is changing fast.
The web is changing fast.
Secure with microservices architecture
Higher level of Security with the database absent from frontend making the static site extremely secure — For instance, it is immune to SQL injection and malicious hijacking.
Jamstack architecture decouples the front-end and CMS whereas the server-side processes are managed by APIs. Each service is flexible, robust, composable and complete.
Developers can manage the code through version control. It helps in setting up continuous deployment wherein the website is updated as and when new content is pushed to Git.
The back-end only platform that is built as a content repository making it accessible through RESTful API for its display on any device.
Headless CMS built as a content repository making the content accessible via APIs for display on any device.
APIs connecting the front end and the backend using GraphQL also leverages the use of server-side microservice APIs to secure the websites.
Intuitive and easy to use admin interface is available enabling to add unlimited sidebars, typographical changes, and much more.
Progressive web apps
Progressive Web Apps follow the approach of mobile-first which means the stores that have been developed with PWA will be equally functioning on mobile devices.
The approximate load time of the website is only 3 seconds, to improve your user experience and bring 10x SEO traffic with greater user conversion ratio.
Similar to an app the PWAs are handy and fast with simple app-like navigation, the smartphone features access just like camera use, push notifications and geolocation tracking.
Static site generators
Jamstack generates the website into a collection of static assets helping in serving your visitors with greater speed and lesser overhead from CDN.
You should not be worried about the vulnerabilities because of the delegation of the server-side and database operations.
A static site is lighter and it can be hosted by any web server that can return HTML files. you do not need to install, manage or update anything else.
Effeciency and effectiveness packed together for modern stack web development.
Hosting through Netlify, Vercel, and similar other platforms save some real money and it’s free until you grow.
The Core updates will be pushed through Git; Every time you push a change, a new version of the website is live within seconds.
You do not have to handle the load balancer as there are no databases or servers and the CDN can manage the process of scaling.