Improving page speed isn’t some arcane and mysterious dark art. Contributor Jeremy Knauff reviews everything from plug-ins to CDNs and points out what you can do to improve your page speed without a bunch of hocus-pocus. Jeremy Knauff on August 10, 2018 at 10:24 am Page speed is now a ranking factor on mobile search. That … Continue reading How to rev up your page speed for better website performance
Contributor Marcus Miller outlines how to use 3 free tools that test page speed and work to turn your site into a lean, mean, speedy fighting machine. Marcus Miller on August 6, 2018 Having a fast site is important, since faster sites are rewarded with improved search engine optimization (SEO) and the ability to … Continue reading 3 free tools to comprehensively test page speed
Contributor Janet Driscoll Miller points out three page load speed issues and provides simple but effective workarounds that will enable web pages to load faster and gain favor with Google. Janet Driscoll Miller on May 11, 2018 There are multiple reasons to improve how quickly your web pages load. One of them is page … Continue reading Common mistakes and quick fixes to improve poky page speed
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