Visitor are used to get any information in nearly no time. That is why many people leave a website if loading takes too long. To prevent visitors from leaving your page it is useful to check your page speed.
Search engines prefer faster websites as well. According to SEO-experts, page speed already is and will further become an important factor for ranking.
The guys from WebsiteSetup.org put huge effort in a detailed article how to speed up a website. You learn
- why it is important to speed up your website,
- where you can check your website,
- which aspects influence page speed and
- how you can optimize your website.
Some of those aspects are already covered by our Joomla! Extension Aimy Speed Optimization. Check out how the plugin can improve your website's speed.