Web Performance Matters

Sergey Chernyshev

Water cooler @ Time Inc.

New York, NY

May 26th, 2010

What is performance?

Why do we need to care?

Front-end: Start Here!

Top 1000 Home pages, growth in just 1.5 years.

Jun 2006 - Jan 2008
Growth of the Average Top 1000 Home Page (June 2006 - January 2008)
* Average Web Page Size Triples Since 2003, as of end of 2007 (via Nicole Sullivan)

People.com News Waterfall

People.com News waterfall diagram

EntertainmentWeekly.com News waterfall

EntertainmentWeekly.com News waterfall diagram

Time.com Politics waterfall

Time.com Politics waterfall diagram

RealSimple waterfall

RealSimple.com waterfall diagram





Show Slow


How do I start?

How do I start? Business people

How do I start? Designers

How do I start? Front-end developers

How do I start? Backend developers

How do I start? System administrators

More info

Start speeding!

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