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Speed Up Your Website Step 2 - Send over Shorter Distances



In the last of these posts we discussed the HTTP Archive stats on web page size. Also relevant to webpage performance is the number of roundtrips your customers browser must make to retrieve the objects which make up the page being delivered.

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How many PoPs Does it Take to Cache a Website?



In CDN land there is a super debate over the number of PoPs (Point of Presence) required to get best performance for your website.

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Speed Up your Website Step 1- Send Less Data



As discussed in the last post, the first step in reducing the page load time of any website is to reduce the amount of data which must be sent down the wire to the user’s desktop. The benefits here accrue as there is reduced opportunity for network congestion at any point through the transmission process.

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Six Steps to Produce Faster Websites



If you believe the marketing hype surrounding website acceleration and performance, there is some seriously secret sauce involved in websites and the transmission of the pages from your origin servers to your users browser.

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Are you Maximising Website Dwell Time?



SEO has a myriad of dos and don”ts.” Sometimes it”s hard to sort the important from the not so important and to find SEO optimisations which not only deliver improved SEO but an improved customer experience.

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How to Measure Website Performance



Measuring Website Speed - Marketing Versus IT

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Who is Responsible for Website Performance?



The performance of a website is dependent on complex relationshipsbetween elements including application code, application databases, file serving techniques, hosting infrastructure, the Internet, users browsersand end user computing devices which render the pages.

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Which Browser is the Fastest?



One of the common questions asked in the web performance space is; which browser is the fastest?

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How to Accelerate a Mobile Website



A couple of months ago, I posted some thoughts on what mobile optimised website really means. With those thoughts as background, Id like to explore what we need to do in order to tackle website optimisation for users on cellular networks in particular. So, for the purposes of this discussion, lets refer to cellular connected small screen devices as Mobile devices or browsers.

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Squixa Recorded as the Fastest CDN in the USA



We are thrilled to announce Squixa as the fastest commercially available CDN in the USA.

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