New Features

New Feature: Comparison Reports by Rigor

Collecting performance data is important for baselining, establishing performance budgets, and measuring performance KPIs over time. These metrics are a valuable component of improving your web performance, but in isolation, metrics can only give part of your performance picture. Combining and comparing metrics, on the other hand, can provide a

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Reasons why Rigor is a G2 Crowd Spring Leader

This week Rigor was honored as a Spring Leader on G2 Crowd. We pride ourselves on putting our customers first and equipping them to solve their business problems with our platform. We won this award because of reviews from real users who have found value with Rigor. Our Customer Success

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New Features

Product Update: Notifications Improvements

We all know that performance defects can greatly hamper your user’s experience. While it’s better to catch performance defects before they are released live into production, this doesn’t always happen. When a performance issue is live, it’s important for the right people on your team to know as quickly as

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New Features

New Datadog Alert Integration

One of the most popular customer requests in Rigor’s Idea Exchange is tighter integration between our alerts and third-party services. To help facilitate this, we introduced Alert Webhooks in 2015, which allow you to notify an API endpoint when a Rigor check fails. This is a critical feature, since organizations need to react quickly

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Web Performance

Five Reasons to Meet Rigor at eTail West

Palm Springs, CA is the place to be next week for eCommerce professionals with the annual eTail West Conference taking place Feb. 26 – Mar. 1. This event will feature tracks on mobile, innovation, and UX development, so attendees will certainly leave with many ideas for how they can improve

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Web Performance

How Rigor Shows Our Customers the Love

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and while we appreciate any opportunity to consume chocolate, what we really love is our customers! They are the lifeblood of our business and the reason for our success. While flowers and gifts are nice once a year, we know that strong relationships

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Web Performance

How to Get Ready for Google’s Speed Update

Google recently announced the launch of their Speed Update. This change to how Google ranks websites for searches will now take mobile page speed into account in its ranking algorithm. This announcement is part of a Google’s ongoing efforts to incentivize good web performance. It makes sense, because, as we’ve

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A Look Back at Rigor’s 2017

As we kick off a new year at Team Rigor we are probably doing some of the same things as you–setting resolutions for 2018 while looking back at 2017. There are so many accomplishments that we are proud of (Inc. 500 list, anyone?), and we distilled some of our favorites

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How To Guides

How To Deliver A Better Mobile Experience

It’s never too soon to start thinking about your New Year’s Resolutions. And, if you are looking back on your Cyber Week website performance and noticing a correlation between high bounce rates and mobile users, we suggest putting “Improve Mobile Performance” on top of that list. Delivering a good user

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Web Performance

How To Analyze Your Cyber Week WebPerf

With Thanksgiving solidly in the rearview mirror, the holiday shopping season is officially in full swing. This is prime time for bargain hunters who are looking for deals on the hottest trends, which means that it is also an important time to ensure you are delivering good user experiences. According

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Web Performance

How To Get Your Website Holiday Ready

As the holiday shopping season seems to inch closer and closer to Halloween, online retailers need to prepare for a surge of shoppers sooner rather than later. Ensuring that your website is fast and reliable is critical for online retailers who hope to capture their share of the estimated $129

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