Fractions of a second can make the difference between online success and failure. Faster websites and pages are proven to increase every business metric from revenue & cart size, to conversions and even search traffic. Therefore, it is essential for site owners to gain a true understanding of their web site's performance.
We tested load times of 500 of the most popular e-commerce sites and found out that median page takes 49% longer to load than just a year ago and 86% of retailers do not deliver an optimal user experience. The leading performance drains are bigger pages which are usually slower and images that are not optimized.
Read the State of the Union: Ecommerce Page Speed & Web Performance and learn:
How to render primary content in three seconds or less
Tips to deliver optimal user experience and cure performance pains
Page acceleration and image optimization techniques