14 Factors Impacting Your Website Load Speed

We were meeting with a perspective client today and were discussing what impacts website load speed. There’s quite a battle going on on the Internet right now: Visitors are demanding rich visual experiences – even on higher-pixel retina displays. This is driving larger images and higher resolutions which are bloating image sizes. Search engines are demanding ultra fast pages that have great supporting text. This means valuable bytes are being spent on text, not images.

Reduce Your CSS File Size by 20% or More

Once a site is developed, it’s pretty typical for the cascading style sheet (CSS) file to grow as you continue to customize your site over time. Even when your designer first loads the CSS, it may have all kinds of extra comments and formatting that are bloating it. Reducing attached files like CSS and JavaScript can help reduce load times when a visitor arrives at your site. Reducing the file isn’t easy… but, as usual,

CSS Style for Code on your Blog

A nice post on how to dress up displaying code on your blog or website using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).