“...we’ll see studies conducted that quantify how improving web performance reduces power consumption and ultimately shrinks the Web’s carbon footprint.”
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"First and foremost, we believe that speed is more than a feature. Speed is the most important feature. If your application is slow, people won’t use it." Fred Wilson
More and more we are coming to realize that SEO is merely one little part in successful web sites. Sure, you can spend thousands on optimizing your site for specific keywords, and thousands more in purchasing keywords to get good placement on Google's search engine, but once you get people coming to your site, it had better perform.
"Akamai Reveals 2 Seconds as the New Threshold of Acceptability for eCommerce Web Page Response Times" - Akamai
We hope to provide you with many Web Performance Optimization Tools to help you get your site into shape. Our tools section will evolve as more and more services become available to help with Website performance Optimizartion. If you know of a tool that's particularly helpful, please feel free to let us know.
Our Forums are a great place to share your findings, tips, tricks, tools, anything! Without people working together, we wont get any faster. Collaborate, and share your efforts with others and help make the whole web faster.