Think back on a time you were trying to access a website and it was taking forever to load. Do you remember how frustrating it was? You wanted to tear your hair out, didn’t you?
Yeah, we’ve all had that feeling. Usually when we hit a situation like that, we turn around and walk away, in a matter of speaking.
A slow website is killer for just about every one of your factors. It’s one of the most annoying things a website can do to its users. If there’s one thing you should never let go to the wayside, it’s this. That’s why today I’m going to show you why website speed is so important, and how you can speed up your site right now.
You may think your site loads pretty fast, but even a second can make all the difference. In fact, a second delay in your loading time can reduce your conversions by 7%. The fact of the matter is that speed affects your bottom line. Let’s look at four other ways a slow website can hurt your results:
Given these reasons, it’s time we looked at the ways you can speed up your site. You’ll be surprised at how easy it is to decrease your loading times, and the increased conversions will be a clear indicator that you’re on the right track!
Check out the infographic below from OnBlastBlog.com all the strategies you need to hit the gas pedal on your website’s speed!
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