Go ahead, count the external dependencies on this site.
What's that, it's zero? And less than 2 KiB transferred? And wait... are you implying this magnificent website also runs on a standard, boring old nginx installation and NOT a 20 node Kubernetes installation? Shocking. SHOCKING!
"But Christian!"", I hear you scream, "How else would I serve my SPA to my DOZENs of visitors and how could I
provide free tracking data for $Megacorp collect precious analytics?!"
Some say, you can still hear their screams.
I write software and stuff. Here is some of what I do.
My blog is on this server
chollinger.com, otter-in-a-suit.com, hamster3.com