Web Performance

Web Performance Bookshelf

Why share the library of the web performance books while there’s a substantial collection of fantastic websites and articles on the net? When it comes to web content, you can easily find what you need through many different paths, from search engines and social media to playlists and blogs, jumping

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Debunking 5 Myths About Performance Budgets

In a constantly changing environment, brands are likely to be iterating on sites and applications to make them bigger, faster, fancier, and more engaging while pushing the new and updated code out as quickly as possible. Without a set plan in place, any new script can damage performance, affecting user

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Synthetic Monitoring vs. RUM

It’s important for both technical and business teams to understand the different web performance monitoring options that are available as well as their various use cases and the benefits of each. Let’s start with a brief definition of two of the more prominent web performance methodologies: synthetic monitoring and real

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2019 Black Friday Performance Analysis – GameStop

GameStop recognized that it needed to avoid outages by protecting website resources from an overload in traffic on Black Friday. The US-based company prepared for the holiday season by leveraging their CDN to selectively deny site access to certain regions while prioritizing key markets during the critical shopping period. Was

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2019 Black Friday Performance Analysis – Forever 21

During Black Friday weekend 2019, fast-fashion retailer Forever 21’s website had an outage that left users seeing a generic error message when they tried to shop the company’s doorbuster deals. As the site recovered from the outage, its performance took a hit, requiring extra time to recover. By taking advantage

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World’s Top Web Performance Leaders To Watch

Whether you’re a web performance expert, an evangelist for the culture of performance, a web engineer incorporating performance into your process, or someone new to the web performance entirely, you probably identify as curious, excited about new ideas, and always learning. We at Rigor respect many web performance leaders around

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Why Paint Metrics Matter to Your Business

At Rigor, we strive to help everyone in an organization be performance-minded. That’s why we offer reports like Performance KPIs and track User Timings so you can measure what matters to your business and have robust discussions across teams based on what matters to them. If you are familiar with

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The Power of an Integrated Performance Platform

Consumers are always on the lookout for new products and solutions that increase efficiency and streamline time-consuming processes, so every day the tech world is coming up with innovative solutions to improve these daily tasks. The Digital Experience Management industry faces the same challenge. While there’s a massive ecosystem of

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Preparing for GDPR: What you should know

You have probably seen, heard, or read that, effective May 25, 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be in force. This landmark regulation is meant to ensure that individuals have greater transparency and control over the ways that businesses collect and use their personal information; Rigor wholeheartedly

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