What Is Page Speed and Google Recommended Page Load Time, SEO
Friends, as you know that a website Page Load Speed is very important to beat your competitor and improve crawling of site content by search engine. The minimum time taken to upload your page enhance authenticity of your blog and help to improve ranking in Google Search Engine. Basically it is a part of SEO process. Number of searching tools are available to update about the current status of website ranking as well as speed analysis of your site.
I would like to share my personal experience about my site analysis. I did not care about SEO process, just write the content and post on my blog Todayfirstevent. But day by day number of page viewers decreased. I could not be understand the basic problem of site.
After written 67 plus blog post, I thought to learn about the process of SEO and faster page load technique. So, first of all search the best platform to judge about the actual position of site score and status of page.
The best site, I found was Gtmetrix.com and Pingdom.com. When I searched my site Todayfirstevent.com on gtmetix analyze section, I was surprised that my score was very poor and that was ‘D’ in page speed and ‘E’ in Yslow. Number of errors were reflecting. These errors are helping to reduce score and create obstacle to uplift my site ranking in Google search and crawling autonomic.
Here I would like to clear that if your site is not optimize according to Google optimization technique. It is very difficult to crawel properly.
So, a site owner should properly analyze the navigation of site and should amend according to Search Engine Optimization techniques. When you completely make your site with SEO technique, that will help to increase organic traffic on your site. It has been found that 40% of people abandon a website that takes more than 3 seconds to load.
To start optimization of blog or site, check your site score by SEO tools. The best way to use below given tools for best results.
(A) Varvy.com - This site is very helpful for me to analyze my present status of site health and provided all point details of correction in my site. So, question and solution, both are available here. Your error correction guideline is given in this site. You can check site health by varvy.com/pagespeed/
The site will provide Server, Page, Resources complete details category wise. Now it is upon you for utilization these technique smoothly.
(B) Gtmetrix.com - Another very helpful site to analyze your site. You will get here the details of error and can correct it smoothly by available tools. When I checked my site score on Gtmetrix.com, that was ‘D’ and ‘E’, after correction in the inputs, the score improved from ‘D’ to ‘B’ and ‘E’ to ‘B’. Load time of my site was near about 28.1 second and now it is 1.9 second average. This could be only possible due to correction of error and follow up the recommendation of Gtmetrix.
|Gtmetrix Score Of Todayfirstevent|
|Pingdom Score Of Todayfirstevent|
After complete analysis, I would like to recommend the below given correction.
1. Fix your site 400 and 404 error.
2. Minimize redirect pages count.
4. Minify HTML, if required.
5. Enable Gzip compression.
6. Optimize images. (use JPG file for image and optimize size by optimizer, the image size should not be more than 10KB, if image is perfect. Otherwise you can choose as per your convenient. But you should avoid the large size of image file).
7. Murge number of JS and CSS links.
8. Prefer to modify the Synchronize link to Asynchronize link for faster load.
9. Avoid framed image for site.
These points correction helps to reduce load time. Now I share some important site here to help to correct the above give points.
I have used these sites to end the error points.
Know about the your Site SEO error points.
Basically I do not know about the SEO, its utilization and benefits for website. I used a site to know about the score. The results was very poor and that was demanding more correction and rectification in site. Page speed is necessary but SEO correction is also important to get organic traffic from search engine. So, I started to work on it. The basic points, which are important to get high score is given below. This improvement drastically change your site visibility in search engine and Google Analytic will give good results of page viewers.
(A) Meta Title should be placed correctly with keyword.
(B) Meta description should be given with keyword.
(C) Keyword placement in page.
(D) H1 and H2 heading is necessary.
(E) Robot.txt file and Sitemap should be placed properly.
(F) No broken links
(G) Image Property should be filed with alt attribute text and add caption.
(H) Google analytic, favicon and social media attachment will improve score.
(I) Site should be Mobile friendly for users. Number of visitor use Smartphone to search the site. Every site owner should know that a mobile optimization is important.
Speed Optimization Conclusion
The another important points are necessary is ‘Speed Optimization’. Google always prefer the page load speed, the first byte is very important, Crawling of full pages depends upon the page spend time. Google already provide tools for indexing by ‘Fetch And Render’ option in webmaster. But I think that this help to avoid crawling. The best way is that search engine automatically go at website content and crawl the content and index that.
Here I explained all thinks, which I faced during the correction of error and make my site user and SEO friendly with high speed loading. Here I would like to suggest that use the tools which are available in Google Search to short out the error part.
I think this article help to reduce page load time and will get high score in SEO.