How to Create a Super-Fast Website Experience

Curated by Paul Helmick

I’m a Technology CEO and Experienced Entrepreneur. I love helping people use technology to grow their business.

  • There are over 1 billion active websites online
  • Every single one of them, including yours, is fighting to get attention through content marketing, social media, paid media, and other forms of advertising
  • One of the most important factors that is often forgotten is your website’s speed
  • 40% of visitors will bounce away if your website is taking more than 3 seconds to load
  • Google is also obsessed with speed and now includes it in their their ranking algorithm
  • Here’s how to check how your site is doing and 14 tips on how to speed things up.

Free Website Speed Check Tools:

  • GTMetrix: A combination of 3 reports – PageSpeed, YSlow and Waterfall. Once you sign up, you can test your site’s speed from 7 different locations.
  • Pingdom: A handy waterfall tool that provides you with your performance grade, website speed, page size, number of requests and more.
  • Google PageSpeed Insights: An official tool by Google that gives your website a performance score out of 100.

14 Ways to Improve Performance

Website Performance Infographic

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