An internet icon gets a facelift and a much needed performance boost.
Tasked with modernizing www.wikipedia.org my team and I implemented a revamped search experience, numerous performance improvements, internationalization, and a modern front-end toolchain to one of the internets most visited websites.
More than just a text input. Search now features search-as-you-type suggestions to help quickly you find what you're looking for
Making it easier to navigate the hundreds of languages of Wikipedia.
Wikipedia speaks your language
A 34% drop in page size, 60% fewer HTTP requests and 50% faster load times. See for yourself on Wikimedia's Pagespeed Metrics.