Why FEO (Front-End Optimization) ?
Considering the top 1000 websites (according to Alexa figures), average page weight has been mutiplied by 2 in the past 2 years (october 2011 – october 2013), with an average weight now exceeding 1,5MB.
According to Steve Souders (creator of YSlow), more than 80% of the end-user response times are spent on the front-end.
…and you are ?
We are 4 French people just graduated from Engineering School, working on a SaaS tool for website analysis and website speed test. This tool will release as a beta version in few weeks, but we shall keep that for a next post ;)
With this new blog, we want share our discovers, our experiences, our mistakes too ! And that’s not all : we want to learn about your projects, your experiences, so don’t hesitate to tell us your stories about performance, and to share your knowledge, either you are a master of HTTP Cache management or a JQuery guru !
Next post, we will probably continue with other figures about performance. Have a nice week !