My website loads slowly in Response. What can I do to make it faster?

Modified on: Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 7:33 AM

This article lists possible reasons your website might load slowly and what you can try to speed up your website’s response time.


Reasons response measurements may be slow:



The processes necessary for your page to load may be slow for reasons such as:



  • Inefficient database lookups

  • “heavy” data processing when generating the  HTML output for the site


What could make my website load faster?



  • Use a Content Delivery Network (CDN)

  • Use compression on the webserver

  • Optimize the HTML output

  • Change the website to load dynamically (as needed)


Siteimprove also provides a Performance module that helps you to optimize your website’s load time and improve the visitor experience. For more information check out this article - What is Performance and why does it matter?





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