Chris Abraham — May 2, 2018 Follow @chrisabraham — May 2, 2018 There are some important things to consider if you want to take your fully realized and powerfully optimized site to the next level and give Google what it really wants: customer satisfaction. Google Page Speed Report — When Google has an entire site … Continue reading Your Site’s Speed and Responsiveness is Essential for Top Search Results
By Haris Bacic February 7th, 2018 While we all know backlinks are the number one ranking signal, we cover another aspect of SEO and user experience, and that is your website’s loading speed. 1. Caching Plugins For WordPress If your website is powered by WordPress, then this section of the article will be the … Continue reading 10 Ways To Speed Up Your Website
Ollie Reardon — September 15, 2017 — September 15, 2017 bibin9363pbr / Pixabay They don’t call us Rapid Web for nothing. We strive to ensure that we develop websites to perform as fast as possible. Why? Because did you know that you subconsciously move away from a website if it doesn’t load within the first … Continue reading How Fast Do You Think Your Website Should Load?
James Blackman — June 30, 2017 Follow @cocoonfxmedia — June 30, 2017 “I need a website as soon as possible.” A statement we hear more and more as businesses recognize that a lack of online presence equates to a strong reduction in, well… customers in general. But what is it you should expect when asking … Continue reading Is Your Website Taking Too Long to Finish?
Page speed is important for both rankings and user experience, yet columnist Kristine Schachinger notes that many companies are missing an easy opportunity to improve in this area: image optimization. Kristine Schachinger on April 24, 2017 Over the past few years, page speed has become very important in terms of your site’s traffic and … Continue reading Images: Your easiest page speed win
Nadya Khoja — April 5, 2017 Follow @nadyakhoja— April 5, 2017 Having a slow-loading website can strongly harm the overall user experience, and as a result your site’s rankings in organic search. Continuously working towards improving your site’s load time should be a priority if you want to ensure that people keep coming back to … Continue reading How to Decrease Page Load Time On Your Website [Infographic]
By Ann Smarty April 4th, 2017 Google has been talking about site speed for ages. They have been working hard to encourage webmasters to make their sites faster. To better understand where we started and what is going on today, I have created a helpful timeline summarizing what Googlers have been saying about site speed: Official: … Continue reading Site Speed: Ranking Factor or Not? Everything Googlers Ever Said about Site Speed
Eric Seal — February 17, 2017 — February 17, 2017 To all the small businesses with mobile-friendly websites: We salute you. Maybe you followed our local search advice, or maybe you came to the conclusion yourself. One thing’s for sure—you’re making the mobile web a better place for users. But your job isn’t done. Far … Continue reading How to Increase Your Page Speed for Small Business Success
Rob Petersen — November 14, 2016 — November 14, 2016 Website speed has long been recognized as a important factor that impacts search engine rankings. And a top factor in Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Slow website speed creates a bad user experience, one that may result in visitors not coming back to your website or … Continue reading 14 Key Facts on Website Speed and 4 Top Tips When It’s Slow
by Tony Messer Follow @AntonyMesserAugust 22, 2016 Let’s admit, we’ve all done it. Hit the back button when a website doesn’t load. It’s really frustrating isn’t? There’s something you want to check out and then you’re waiting for ages whilst the page slowly loads. There could be a number of reasons behind this, but if … Continue reading Slow Website? Here’s Why It’s Damaging Your Business (And How To Fix It)