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Speed Metrics Guide - Matthew Edgar - Apress

Speed Metrics Guide

Published by Apress

Speed Metrics Guide, written by Matthew Edgar and published by Apress in 2024, provides a reference guide for the most important metrics that should be used to evaluate website speed. This book helps marketers, SEOs, business leaders, designers, and everybody involved in website performance know which metrics to use when measuring their website’s speed. Each chapter examines a specific metric, discussing what it measures, why the metric matters, and what tactics will help to improve that metric.

Through practical insights and expert advice, you will learn:

  • What speed metrics can help you measure website speed, including Google’s Core Web Vitals
  • What does each metric measure and when is it best to use each metric
  • Where each metric fits within the website loading process
  • How to use each metric to find ways to improve website speeds
  • What tools are available to help measure your website’s speed

Metrics reviewed include:

  • Time to First Byte
  • Total Resources
  • Transfer Size
  • First Contentful Paint
  • Time to Interactive
  • Largest Contentful Paint
  • Cumulative Layout Shift
  • Interaction to Next Paint

Order your copy today (or purchase Speed Metrics Guide on Amazon)