If you have a slow website it is time to do something about it! 1 in 4 People abandon a web page that takes longer than four seconds to load according to recent data. You could be losing valuable visitors just because your site is slow. To see the dramatic effects of slow websites on your conversion rate check out the infographic below.
- If Amazon lets their site slow by 1 second, it will lose up to $1.6Bill/year
- 20% of consumers admitted to being rude to someone serving them “too slowly”
- 50% of mobile users abandon a page if it doesn’t load in 10s, 60% won’t return to the site
- 40% of mobile shoppers will ditch an ecommerce site that doesn’t load in 3s
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