Website loading speed matters
On this blog, I would like to talk about the importance of a fast loading websites and how to obtain it.
Let's get started by asking, does information from your website load fast?
This is a very important question for us to answer. We need to make sure that the site we developed load fast and at the same time it will not compromise the quality of our work.
Some users abandon a page when it takes too long to load. People expect fast user experience online, and when they don't get it chances are they'll probably leave your page.
A fast website can improve overall browsing experience, increase sales by increasing conversion rates and also affect your search engine rankings.
Here are some tips for you to consider attaining fast loading website.
- Optimizing HTML Code
Make sure that your site doesn't have errors or any unwanted tags. Errors in your web page might slow down your website.
- Minimize the use of graphics and flash
Optimize your graphics by lowering file sizes. Use fills colors instead of background images. Try to use text link instead of graphical buttons and if possible try not to use flash on your website.
- Maximize your content area
It might reduce the loading speed and increase readability in your content.
- Achieve simple yet effective designs
Most of the fast loading site has very simple designs. Try not to make complicated website if possible.