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Page-Speed normally refers to the time it takes for a web-page to be presented to a browser in a "fully loaded" state.

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How much critical CSS can be inlined before there is a negative performance impact?

I've heard that to avoid render-blocking issues, it's good to inline critical CSS directly in the <HEAD> tag by including the actual CSS in <STYLE> tags, and then load the rest of the CSS ...
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Template or flat file for CMS?

So it looks like most CMS uses templates, like WordPress or ghost or all other CMS uses templates. But we can still see some flat file CMS on the market. So what's the difference between them? Is ...
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Why is serving cached content to logged in users against recommendations?

I am keen to get some more information on cached pages. I currently have a store through wordpress/woocommerce and use hummingbird to cache pages. On of the options is to opt to serve cached pages ...
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Is combining / concatenation of CSS and JS technique considered deprecated?

Google used to recommend webmasters to combine external CSS and JS files to improve the page speed. One of these pages was here: https://developers.google.com/speed/docs/best-practices/rtt#...
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Does Google PageSpeed Insights have nothing to do with where my server is?

Here is the Page Speed Insight: https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/ I sometimes run my website on it but ALWAYS get the same result. However, I used to think this is very ...
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What does these two “median” words mean in this Page Speed Test result?

Here is a copy: First paragraph Data from the Chrome User Experience Report indicates this page's median FCP (1.7s) and DCL (1.8s) ranks it in the middle third of all pages. This page has a ...
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Will a large HTML5 video (30 MB) affect SEO / page speed?

I have a video that I optimized from 150 MB to 30 MB. The video files are hosted on Amazon S3 instead of my website's server. Will this affect my page speed/SEO since the file is so big?
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PageSpeed Insights Render Blocking Styles on Secondary Pages Only

I am working in a custom WordPress theme and trying to optimize for higher scores on Google's PageSpeed Insights. I have the homepage scoring 100/100 for mobile/desktop with zero render blocking ...
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How can you view user timing data in Google Analytics split by URL?

Let's say I have a custom user timing in Google Analytics, which represents the time it takes for each page to load all the images above the fold (or a variety of other metrics). Since the images on ...
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Prioritise Visible Content - Google PageSpeed Insights

Wondering if anyone can help me. I'm having issues with prioritizing visible content (PVC). I've read all the Google documentation and understand the above-the-fold content is the top 500px but can'...
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What does “_blocked_queueing” mean in a HAR file

I'm extracting some loading time data from a site into a HTTP ARchive format (HAR) file, but I just can't find what "_blocked_queueing" means.
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How can I speed up my wordpress website? [closed]

My website is based on a Wordpress and I want to know why its loading metrics are so bad. What can I do practically? I've already tried to use: Cloudflare W3 Total Cache Autoptimize EWWW Image ...
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render blocking CSS form google fonts [duplicate]

I have a custom webpage fully optimized giving 100/100 in google page speed insight but when I include google font it will reduce to 72/100. the surprising part is both are from the google. is anyone ...
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Is there any threshold page load time to get spike in the conversion?

I was reading an article here where I found very interesting correlation of conversion rate and page load time. I can't get 2 things here: Why graph is almost flat from 5 seconds to 11 seconds page ...
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how to suppress google page speed Minify JS recommenation

Google page speed recommend minifying my JS file which will save a few 100 bytes. Its low priority right now and will have negligible impact, but customers don't want to see this message in google ...
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Reduce total page size for seo and good speed performance (Page size Vs Page speed) [duplicate]

currently we developed a website . After we test the website speed in https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/. So we can see that because of the image size the webpage is loading ...
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Optimisation test services allude to 'inline script block #5', what does this mean

Optimisation text services like Gmetrix and Pingdom Tools often provide feedback like 'inline script block #5', what exactly does this mean and how do you go about identifying and solving this problem....
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Do PageSpeed Insights vary by location?

I'm testing my own website using google page speed insights API with the following URL https://www.googleapis.com/pagespeedonline/v2/runPagespeed?url=http://hazemhagrass.com&strategy=desktop I ...
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If I have too many 301 redirections on magento, will it slow down the server?

I'm using magneto and I currently have 70,000 URLs are being redirected as 301 (From Catalog >> URL Redirects). I need to add another 4000 URLs, because every time we run out-of-stock I redirect the ...
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How to leverage browser caching on social media buttons? [duplicate]

I already have browser leverage caching on my website but it its not working for my social media buttons. Leverage browser caching for the following cacheable resources: https://syndication....
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How can I encourage the browser to cache the HTML5 <video> poster image?

I have a web page with a series of videos embedded on the page: <video controls preload="metadata" poster="/path/to/video1/poster-image-1.jpg"> <video controls preload="metadata" poster="/...
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Google Analytics considers Gleam App's loading time as a Page Loading time.

I have embedded the Gleam App widget on my client's website. Let me inform about the Gleam app first. The Gleam App is used for the Giveaways. The participant has to complete certain entries to get ...
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What Internet connection speeds are webpage testing sites basing their results on?

The loading time of websites can be measured with many popular tools like tools.pingdom.com, Alexa, and more... According to answers like this one, load times might be considered in these categories: ...
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Improve performance of tracking scripts - facebook, linkedin google etc

I have Google Tag Manager setup to manage all my third party tracking scripts. These include; LinkedIn, Facebook, Hubspot, Google Adwords/Remarketing etc. Is there a way I can optimize the ...
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Adding “expires” directive in Nginx conf for assets causes “404 not found” errors

I have a live Django site running gunicorn, nginx, supervisord. I am trying to implement the suggestions found here to increase my page speed score by using gzip in nginx. The resulting config file is ...
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Google Pagespeed asks to eliminate “above the fold” files that are required for the page to render

I have run my website into Google Pagespeed and it returned "Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content" The problem is that those "render blocking" assets are required ...
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Why does Pingdom suggest that I add a “Vary: Accept-Encoding” header?

I have tried a tool to measure the speed of my web site. It is Pingdom https://tools.pingdom.com There is an answer I do not understand "The following publicly cacheable, compressible resources ...
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Is page speed better when the Google Analytics snippet is hard coded or through Google Tag Manager?

What is the better implementation of Google Analytics for page speed? We use both Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager, would it be quicker to Hard code both Run GA through GTM
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What is more important: time to first byte, or overall load time?

In terms of being rewarded with higher rankings on Google, what is a more important attribute for a website to have? A fast time to first byte, or a fast overall load time? I manage around 50 ...
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Is there a benefit to using AMP on already fast mobile sites?

I have a blog that scores 100/100 on page speed insights mobile. It seems like I already follow most of what AMP does like inlining CSS and eliminating JavaScript. Is there any benefit to using AMP ...
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Mobile Load Time - Compressing JavaScript

Our mobile site's homepage has a load time of 10.72 seconds, which ruins our mobile SEO and therefore traffic. The site is operating on WordPress. 6.8 second of the 10.72 is spent scripting .js files....
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What is above-the-fold content?

According to the "About" page of Google PageSpeed Insights the test measures: time to above-the-fold load: Elapsed time from the moment a user requests a new page and to the moment the above-the-fold ...
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Leverage Browser caching - not picking up expires header

Currently working on improving my page speed score with Google PageSpeed Insights. My biggest issue according to PageSpeed Insights is Leverage browser caching. About 17 images come back as "no ...
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Browser Cache Control | Individual Resources

The boss suggested to read the documentation on Google Leverage Browser Cache after testing with Google Page Speed Insights ... There was a list of about 30 or so resources that need to be cached for ...
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How to enable browsing cache for my website?

I have created a website and the speed of my website is very slow. i want to enable browser cache for my website how can i do this ?
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Where to find secure.eyereturn.com appearing on GTmetrix

I recently decided to test run my website to see how its performing using GTmetrix and the result is very poor (PageSpeed Score - 49%, YSlow Score - 47%). I am seeing a host of issues resorted but one ...
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How to set expire date for PageSpeed Insights google in Laravel?

I create .htaccess in root project and add this code for set expire date for css and js. My server is Ubuntu 16.04 But this code not work for my website. This code in htaccess: <IfModule ...
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Getting this error for last 3 days “Timeout while fetching the main resource.” [closed]

I am getting "Timeout while fetching the main resource." error for one my site for last 3 days. Check here speed insight tool shows erratic screen shot of site. sometimes show partially loaded ...
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Keepalive Timeout For Security

We have been recommended to enable keep alive to increase site speed. However, our infrastructure team have mentioned the following security concern: This could be used for a denial of service attack ...
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How can I delete Linkedin js files? [closed]

Data I have been working to improve about "site loading speed" on my wordpress website for a while. Also I have a Linkedin account for website. Problem My latest research showed that these links ...
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How can I improve site speed while using Google Tag Manager?

I'm having quite a problem. A client's site speed is quite poor, both in GTmetrix and Google Insights. After doing all the usual stuff and good practices I managed to get it to 98% in GT (from 65) and ...
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Getting Prioritize visible content warning for page size less than 14.6 kb

I'm running a test page that has no js and some inlined css that is 2.24 KB. When I run the test on pagespeed everything turns out fine, but when I include an image that is 5.9 KB I get the "...
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if zurb load all the images and then display according to device, how bandwidth is saved? [duplicate]

I wanted to load images on my site based on device to save bandwidth, However in this query How to avoid request of all images used for different devices using media query? some one suggested to use ...
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How to avoid request of all images used for different devices using media query?

I want to know, how can I avoid loading all images I created for different devices using media query. Currently my mark up look like below : <img src="/media/1062/lg.png" alt="Fresh from ...
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Is it faster to request a single 7KB file faster than to request 6 files totalling 7KB?

I had 6 JavaScript files that total 7KB in size. I've just added the source for each file into a single plugins.js script and it's also 7KB in size. Is having one 7KB file faster to load than 6 files ...
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How to resize every image on the blog to fit Google Page Speed test?

I want to optimize the load time of a site that has more than 1200 pages. The site is built using WordPress and has lots of posts. I have improved the image sizes of the pages. What would be the ...
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Why does DNS lookup take more than 6 seconds?

I am running a photography website for my girlfriend, and currently trying to improve the site's loading speed. It is a photography website, and thus many images are loaded, which makes it a little ...
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Google PageSpeed says “Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content” [closed]

I own a WordPress site and I am trying to improve my PageSpeed Insights score. The only "Red" item I have says "Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content" Render ...
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What technology is making this website so fast? [closed]

If you look at the console while clicking around this demo website, you'll se the loading times. It's damn fast (I get about 20ms per page from Europe). What is it making it so fast? Is it just ...
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Google Analytics SiteSpeed - Higher than expected compared to other speed metrics?

Any reason that Google Analytics SiteSpeed would consistently be 2 seconds higher than expected? We've tried using various website speed tests online (pingdom shows sub 3 seconds, etc) - along with ...