The #web has become bloated and as more people access it on #mobile devices, the Impact of Page Weight on Load Time should remain a serious consideration for developers via @paulcalvano

Page weight is an important metric to track, but we should always consider using appropriate statistical methods when tracking it on the web as a whole. Certainly track it for your sites – because as you’ve seen here, the size of content does matter. It’s not the only thing that matters – but the correlation is strong enough that a spike in page weight should merit some investigation.

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WHY IT MATTERS: this very detailed research from Netflix shows how important it is to keep web pages skinny – and highlights that so few of the 1000 top websites watch this important metric. Imagine the others…

Farid Mheir
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