This Just In … Speed Still Matters

At last year’s Velocity Conference, many folks shared evidence of the impact of page speed on Web site usage.

Since then, others have provided even more evidence. Like Every Millisecond Counts and Making Facebook 2x Faster, from the engineers at Facebook. And Proof that speeding up websites improves online business, from the guys at Strangeloop Networks and Watching Websites.

More recently, the folks at Mozilla shared interesting results on the impact of page load speed and conversion rates in a series of posts (part I and part II).

Oh, and the groundbreaking news that Google will now include page speed as a factor in search ranking. 😉

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