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Why Paint Metrics Matter to Your Business

Douglas Moski

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 open source performance solutions such as Lighthouse and PageSpeed Insights, you probably understand the value in measuring user experience and paint metrics. Rigor’s analysis engine gathers and allows users to report on a host of additional key...

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Top 10 Blogs of 2016

Victoria Williams

Rigor created a ton of blogs and Web Perfectionist videos in 2016. We focused on a wide range of web performance topics that helped make your sites faster and your processes better. As we kick off 2017, let’s take a moment and review our 10 most popular blogs from last year.MP4 is now the standard format for all online HTML5 video. Although videos are content gold, they can often make your site heavy and slow. In Optimizing MP4 Videos for Fast Streaming, we...

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Performance defects are affecting your site more than you probably know, and the traditional approaches to fixing them don't cut it anymore.  Explore some modernized quick fixes that can make a huge impact on web performance and associated ROI; check out the slides from Billy Hoffman's and Buddy Brewer's talk at Velocity Santa Clara on June 23, 2016: Top 10 Performance Defects Costing You Millions.  Scroll through to find out how to improve the performance of your site and potentially save your company millions of dollars. Velocity T...

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The answer to this question, especially for publishers and website owners is likely a resounding, “as fast as possible!” Who wouldn’t want his website to load instantaneously, thus serving the most content in the most efficient way?After all, we know that 47% of consumers expect that a web page will load in 2 seconds or less. Likewise, know that 40% of visitors will abandon a site that takes more than 3 seconds to load. And, we know that UI load times of 100 millise...

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