How to assess web performance – a series

I’ve been diving deep into web page performance at my work lately, and I’ve discovered a lot. There is a lot of advice out there about looking at your page performance – but I wanted to put together what I have found as a series of blog posts on the topic.

This will be a distillation of some of the things that I’ve found, and I hope provides useful context for people just getting started out in dealing with page performance.

This will be about assessment, not improvement

You can’t start a diet unless you weigh yourself first. This series of posts will be focuse purely on measuring your page performance. Just the act of measurment is a complicated topic.

I will not be getting into how to improve your page performance. Frankly, how could I? I have no idea what issues your sites are facing, and what your organization cares about.

The topics