Popular powerful websites now we surf today loads a whole full script other than contents and use far more data. Because of this problem, most of these bulky websites takes a lot of time to load and use a hell lot of RAM — you know if you use especially Google Chrome.
Here comes the importance of lite version of websites — they help to load quickly and give importance only to content, so that readers can get it much faster and in a simple form. Yes, when the website is lightweight, the appearance would also be simple and unappealing. At least that we have to pay for fast loading and bloat-free version of websites.
Advantages of lite website versions:
- Bloat free
- Uses less data
- Loads faster
- Loads less script and shows a simple layout
- Uses less RAM
List of lightweight website versions:
Here is the list of the lightweight version of some famous websites:
|Lightweight Website Versions||Description|
|Basic mode of Facebook|
|Gmail Basic||Basic HTML version of Gmail|
|Reddit .compact view|
|A faster, data friendly way to use Twitter|
|Hacker News||A social news website focusing on computer science and entrepreneurship.|
|DuckDuckGo||A lite version of duckduckgo.com|
|qwsx||Lightweight URL Shortener|
|CNN Lite||A lite version of CNN.com|
|Pxlet||Lite index of various websites including Hacker News, Reddit, Slashdot and more|
|Reuters||A lite version of reuters.com|
|wiby||A search engine for lightweight websites|
Soon we will add more lightweight website versions to this list. Also, if you know any, feel free to mention them on the comment section.