How To: Improve Website Load Times for Better Rankings & Lower Bounce Rates
November 7, 2012
A common trouble most SEO companies face while optimizing sites is the slow speed at which the site pages load. This is detrimental in two ways ‘ it not only drives visitors away, but also has a negative effect on your Google rankings. These simple tips from us to reduce your website load time will go a long way towards SEO success.
1. Externalize inline CSS code by putting it all in CSS files. This will reduce the page size helping them load faster.
3. Get rid of unnecessary plugins and widgets. These are mainly external requests and have the effect of slowing down your website.
Once you’re done making the changes, you can measure the improvement in page load speeds using any of the several free online tools available or by simply reviewing the relevant statistics for your website in Google Webmaster Tools.
So whether you’re buying or selling seo packages, make sure you optimize the speed of your website. And let us know how we can help.