Speed Index, Performance Budget, Delivery Time, Oh My!

Speed Index, Performance Budget, Delivery Time, Oh My!
Posted by on Apr 9, 2014

I am currently thinking “redesign” for Today in Web Design and trying to consider it from all angles. One of these angles is speed. Speed is an important aspect of our work that we rarely consider seriously when designing. I would bet that most of us do our design work, do the coding work and then try to address speed at the tail end of our process. And, in a world of theme happy design, I would also be willing to bet that many folks do not consider speed at all.

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Set Your Expires Headers, Speed Up Your Website

Set Your Expires Headers, Speed Up Your Website
Posted by on Feb 19, 2014

Speeding up the load time of your website can reduce your bounce rate (percentage of visitors who enter the site and leave without viewing any other pages) and make you more favorable for search engines.  People judge websites quickly and the longer they have to wait, the more likely they are to bounce. One quick way to boost the speed of your site is to set the expires headers.

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