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Moving past page load time
Posted in: Community, Monitoring, Performance Testing, Real User Measurement   -   September 11, 2013
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Thinking past Page Load Time In the past, the performance of a website was measured by checking how long it took for an event called ‘window.onload’ to trigger, this measurement was dubbed the “Page Load Time” (PLT) of a website. Five to ten years ago, this was a very good indicator, but websites have evolved […]

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#SAM2013 Round Up
Posted in: Community   -   September 3, 2013
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This year’s Speed Awareness Month was amazing.  Compared to last year, we saw the following metrics increase: 91.01% Unique Visitors 70.81% Visits 41.63% Pageviews 10.75% New Visits What this says is that Web Performance Optimization awareness is growing at a healthy rate.  As the years go on and connection speeds increase, Web Apps/Sites become richer […]Read More »
Talking the talk of web performance
Posted in: Community, Monitoring   -   August 28, 2013
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Working in the performance industry you’re surrounded by many technical terms. Of course, we need to have many terms and phrases to be able to communicate about specifics. There’s no doubt that much of what we deal with on a daily basis can be very complex, so we need to be careful with how we […]

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#SAM2013 is coming up…
Posted in: Community   -   July 17, 2013
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tl;dr Last year rocked, we are looking for contributors (sign up here), Official Hashtag: #SAM2013 Last year’s Speed Awareness Month (SAM) was a big success with dozens of authors and sponsors making contributions to improve the web for everyone. In total, 70 articles were published (full of tips and information on how to optimize your website), […]

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Share the #webperf Love
Posted in: Community   -   August 27, 2012
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If you care about web performance, you are likely to know and use tools such as WebPagetest, HTTP Archive, YSlow, Boomerang, etc. Whether your level is novice or expert with these tools, using them is only one side of the coin. What about contributing back to them? Those tools are open source which means you […]

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Meet for SPEED
Posted in: Community   -   August 23, 2012
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In the past five years, Web Performance Optimization went from an interesting research to a full blown industry with solid use cases, proven solutions and vendor infrastructure. With this growth, there is ever-growing need for a local communities to support the people learning about the field and for people pushing innovation forward. In three years […]

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