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We’ve speed tested over 30000 websites and here are the speed test results after running the website speed tests:
Total: 30000 websites tested – Check how fast is your website for free
Response times between 0ms – 200ms
223 (<1%) websites with response time between 0ms – 200ms
Response times between 200ms – 500ms
641 (~2%) websites with response time between 200ms – 500ms
Response times between 500ms – 750ms
708 (~2%) websites with response time between 500ms – 750ms
Response times between 750ms – 1000ms
718 (~2%) websites with response time between 750ms – 1000ms
Response times between 1000ms – 2000ms
3794 (~16%) websites with response time between 1000ms – 2000ms
Response times between 2000ms – 3000ms
3521 (~11%) websites with response time between 2000ms – 3000ms
Response times between 3000ms – 5000ms
4961 (~16%) websites with response time between 3000ms – 5000ms
Response times between 5000ms – 10000ms
5641 (~19%) websites with response time between 5000ms – 10000ms
Response times between: greater than 10000ms
9793 (~32%) websites with response time between 10000ms
Only 7% of the websites tested have a response time lower than 1 second.
Also more than 50% of the websites tested, almost 15k websites, have a response time greater than 5 seconds.
A higher response time translates indirectly in potential customers leaving your website.
How to Improve Your Page Load Speed by 50% in less than 30 Minutes? Here are a few hints which can make a huge difference:
- minify assets (JS files, CSS files)
- minify HTML
- use CSS Image Sprites
- optimise images
- use CDN for hosting images and other assets (fonts etc) – inspect latency
- move JS files at the bottom of your HTML page and CSS files at the top
- group multiple CSS files and JS files into a single (minified) CSS or JS file if possible
- rely on browser caching
- remove unused widgets, plugins
- improve server side hardware (DB queries, hardware, etc)
- more details on increasing rendering speed
As you saw above, there are loads of things you can do to improve your website rendering speed. We also offer a free website speed test
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