August 6, 2016
But I’m also told: Server-side rendering is necessary for SEO.
After I launched this page, I linked to it from its GitHub repository and waited for Google to discover it. Within a day, I saw the following in Google search:
New Years Update (1/1/2017): Apparently some time after I did this experiment Google re-indexed the page and did the AJAX call this time:
Thanks pul for pointing that out.