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.
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*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.
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