Category Archives: Service Updates

The major update of DareBoost

Review of our last updates: new features for monitoring, comparison and API

Some of the most regular users of DareBoost may already have noticed it: several improvements have been added to our website for the past weeks. It is time for us to talk a little more about these new features. We hope you will discover – and enjoy – some of them!

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Website Analysis: new checkpoints on Dareboost

UPDATE: Best practices described in this article are now available on dareboost.com!

Mark your calendars! We’re going to add new checkpoints on dareboost.com on Thursday, March 24th. In this article, I propose you to discover in details the changes of this update. So you should be able to correct your web projects before the update and to avoid any score drop on our tool!

Let’s talk about CSS quality, security and accessibility!

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Competitive benchmark and more with Dareboost

You have probably discovered dareboost.com through our free website analysis tool. The professional version of Dareboost goes a lot further,  allowing to monitor the performance of web pages, but also their technical quality.

Well, we have just enriched our monitoring features, allowing you to group several monitored web pages. So, you can now better organize your dashboard, and visualize data from several monitored pages within a single graph, but also their general trends!

monitor several locations

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Website analysis: our checkpoints are evolving

Next week, new automated checkpoints will be added on our quality and performance test tool, dareboost.com. The scores of your web pages are therefore likely to evolve.
This update includes new best practices, but also improvements on existing advice!
In this article, I propose you to discover in detail the changes of this coming update.

performance best practices update

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Website Speed and Quality Monitoring with DareBoost

We have completed a major update on dareboost.com, that greatly expands the capabilities of our monitoring features.

We are proud to take the next step and offer a more comprehensive tool, always with the same goal in mind: an easy and new way to manage web performance and quality.

After a brief reminder of the absolute need to monitor your website speed, I’ll detail you the changes coming along with this update.

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Website speed test: Advanced settings

Today, new features are available on dareboost.com: the blacklist and whitelist, that will allow you to measure the performance of your web pages when blocking specific resources.

Let’s discover together some use cases. That’ll also be a perfect opportunity to introduce the multiple advanced parameters available to all our customers.

Advanced performance check form

 

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Compare the speed and rendering of 2 pages

More and more of you were asking for it, so we did it :)
Comparison Tests are now available!

  • Would you like to know how your website is doing compared to a competitor, whether it is a challenger or the leader of your market?
  • Would you like to valorize your optimization work by comparing the new version and the old one of your client’s website?
  • Would you like to compare the speed of the mobile and desktop versions of your responsive website?

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Website analysis: new checkpoints

UPDATE: Best practices described in this article are now automated on dareboost.com!

Mark your calendars! We’ll add new checkpoints on dareboost.com during the second half of August.

Many of you have asked us to communicate in advance on this kind of updates, so you can correct your web projects before any score decrease on our tool ;)

Let’s discover together these new checkpoints that will soon be automated on dareboost.com. Continue reading Website analysis: new checkpoints

Performance testing tool: Speedindex, Filmstrip

Some days ago, we talked to you about 3 useful key indicators to measure the rendering performance of your web page: the SpeedIndex, the Visual Complete and the Start Render.

Today, we are pleased to announce you that these indicators have just joined dareboost.com’s performance speed test!
I offer you to make you discover the changes that this new version brought.
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