Compare Server-side rendering and Client-side rendering
Server side rendering (SSR) and client side rendering (CSR) are popular techniques are rendering web pages on the web. Let's explore the differences and similarities between SSR and CSR to help you decide which technique is best for you.
Websites that are more on the SSR spectrum include
- Google Search
- Stack Overflow
Keep in mind that it is hard to tell. It is possible that some of these sites are built-using CSR tools but pre-rendered on the web server.
If you notice, the above list contains sites that behave like an application with dynamic loading. It's no coincidence that CSR is used to build these applications.
Initial Page Load Time
Subsequent Page Load Time
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)