Infographics: Page Speed and Web Performance

Poster: Fall 2012 State of the Union: Ecommerce Page Speed and Web Performance

For our Fall 2012 State of the Union, we tested the load times of the top 2,000 retail websites* and found that -- among other things -- web pages are getting bigger, many sites still fail to follow core performance best practices, and Internet Explorer 10 loads pages 8% faster than Chrome 20.

Click on image to download a high-res version

*Based on a study of the top 2,000 shopping sites, as ranked by Alexa.com. Sites were tested in Firefox 13, Chrome 20, and Internet Explorer 7-10, using a third-party tool called WebPagetest.

Strangeloop welcomes re-use of this graphic, with appropriate citation. If you use this graphic, we'd be pleased to learn where. Let us know at info@strangeloopnetworks.com.