You’ve heard having a fast website is important, but do you know exactly how important it really is? Google conducted a test where they made their search pages take just half a second longer to load.
The result: a 20% drop in traffic!
Furthermore, while the average web page load time is 7.25 seconds, 47% of consumers expect a web page to load in 2 seconds or less.
So, how fast does your website load? And if it isn’t fast enough, how can you improve it?
Below, I’ve highlighted 5 free tools you can use to not only test your website’s load speed, but even receive suggestions on how to make it faster.