Web Performance

Why You Need to Embrace Digital Transformation

Digital transformation (sometimes referred to as DX) is a term that goes in and out of style, but it’s common definition remains the same: Digital transformation is the application of digital technologies to fundamentally impact all aspects of business and society. What does that mean though? At the most basic

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Optimization 101: The Ins and Outs of Web Performance

Optimization. It’s been a hot topic among developers for a while and now it’s making its way onto agendas in the boardroom as key stakeholders begin to realize the relationship between performance and their company’s bottom line. But what exactly is optimization and why should companies care about maximizing it?

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How to Boost Mobile Web Performance

The number of users who say that their primary device for accessing the Internet is a smartphone, tablet, or some other smart/mobile device is growing furiously every year. As such, you should pay careful attention to how your site works for those who are on the go. Performance is one

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The Case For Web Performance Monitoring and Optimization

Combining monitoring and optimization can help maximize a company’s web performance investment. Rigor’s complete set of tools helps you easily ensure that your site is performing the way it should to engage users, drive conversions, and produce value for both you and your clients. Here’s why monitoring and optimization is so valuable to web performance. Getting

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Best Practices for Optimizing Performance

Monitoring for issues and analyzing performance is great, but if your technology doesn’t help you prioritize and optimize content that is negatively impacting performance, you’re only halfway there. Get Your Ducks in a Row Step one involves mapping out and enforcing your internal performance best practices. With hundreds of front-end

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When, How, and What to Monitor

In a previous post, we examined the importance of monitoring and improving site performance from an end-user perspective, and what can happen when the user experience is neglected. Now, let’s switch into action mode to answer the when, how, and what of performance monitoring. When to Monitor: Analyzing the Risks In

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What type of monitoring is best for you?

Gone are the days of colossal self-contained, stand-alone applications and singular business processes. Whereas once developers had to spend days and weeks writing functionality into an application, now they can quickly integrate functionality using a host of APIs (application programming interfaces) and microservices that enable them to create systems that are more

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Flipping Convention on Its Head

Let’s talk numbers: Did you know that the revenue impact from a 10% improvement in a company’s customer experience score can translate into more than $1 Billion? Here’s another surprising fact: By 2020, customer experience will overtake price and product as the key brand differentiator. What’s the main takeaway here? Gone are

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Why Web Performance Matters for Hospitality and Travel Companies

Sites like Expedia and Priceline (which are typically members of the OpenTravel Appliance and sometimes referred to as OTAs) are popular with consumers seeking budget-friendly travel arrangements. However, if you’re a hospitality and travel company, you’re probably best off getting customers to make reservations using your own website as often as

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What is Continuous Performance Management?

The worst time to learn that a business-critical performance metric depreciated is once a release is in production. Poor site performance can lead to losses in conversion rates and sends frustrated users running right to your competitors. The earlier you can detect a problem, the easier it is to resolve.

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Building Faster Experiences with Continuous Performance

Building fast apps and experiences aren’t the exception anymore, it’s the rule. Integrating continuous performance into your processes allows you to build those fast experiences faster and can provide a competitive advantage. As the industry establishes a more fast-paced environment, it’s vital for your team to adjust its operations to save

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A/B Critical: Executing Tests to Get Results

There’s a reason why your website exists: you want your visitors to purchase the products they see. But, how do you build a site that encourages and incentivizes your users to do this? How do you determine what on your site is working and what isn’t? The way to answer

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Optimization for eCommerce

Speed is everything when it comes to maximizing the revenue for your eCommerce site, since shoppers have no patience for a page that takes too long to load. As such, you should ensure that there aren’t issues keeping your site from being as fast as possible. One way that your

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