Webpage speed measuring tools
You have probably heard, that Google will include page access time into page ranking calculation. Basically – faster your page loads – better rank you can get. That is quite fair, since Internet speed is growing and people, who care about their content – should also care about speed. Here is list of several online tools, that can help you get overview of your page response time and receive useful recommendations.
- Page Speed – provided by Google itself, offers nice Firefox/Firebug addon for webpage access time analysis.
- YSlow – nice tool from Yahoo!, gives many useful tips on how to improve page access time.
- WebPagetest – this nice tool gives you very deep detailed overview for each file, that is used on your page. You will get nice recommendations as well.
- code.google.com/speed/ – several additional tools for speed improvement.