We tested the load times of the top 500 retails sites and found that the median page takes 10 seconds to load – a 47% slowdown in just two years. The culprit? A combination of page bloat, missed opportunities, and site owners straggling with web performance best practices.
Why should you care? The majority of online shoppers will abandon a page after 3 seconds. Just a few seconds can make all the difference and significantly affect conversions, customer satisfaction and revenue.
Read the State of the Union: Ecommerce Page Speed & Web Performance report http://www.radware.com/spring-sotu2014/ and discover new optimization tips to cure performance pains and deliver faster pages.