Updating my performance stats “cheat sheet” with brand-new data from Gomez and old-ish data from Forrester.
Five popular ASP.NET-based content management systems — Sitefinity, DotNetNuke, Ektron, Kentico, and Sitecore — are on the receiving end of some late-night voodoo science, as I compare how quickly their clients’ websites load.
The three greatest third-party performance culprits — performance-leeching widgets, badly designed ads, and poorly optimized pages — and real-world tips for dealing with them.
If you’ve ever found yourself trying to rationalize website optimization efforts and performance spending to your boss or co-workers, here’s a cheat sheet of stats and sources you can pull from for your next proposal (or awkward elevator conversation).
Optimizing web performance may not be a red-button topic yet… but it will be. In the inaugural post for Web Performance Today, I talk about how internet speed has changed between 1999 and now and why, if you’re an ecommerce retailer — or anyone who cares about online conversion — you need to care about web acceleration.