Speed is the main problem of websites that every webmasters are facing. Visitors are decreases in slow speed websites and faster websites are getting more and more visitors. But why your website is slow ? There are many reasons behind the slow speed of your websites. suppose, if your website is created in html with use of CSS then compressing html and CSS codes will power your site with faster speeds. There are many tips available to follow it, but few of them are must have. Let we will discuss about most important factors that we will increase your website speed.
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User Proper Compressed Images
I have seen many sites that are using images in .bmp formats !! when i asked owner about it and suggested them then he replied me that they are using .bmp for Good quality performance !! Fool 🙁
Try to use image formats as per your requirements, don’t go with only one type of images.
if your image contains the text and other arts specific small icons then it’s advisable to go with .GIF .
If you want to use transparent images with high quality then go with.PNG extension. .PNG is best for the transparent icons, logos and banners.
Whenever you want to use images in your website compress it as much as you can.many free online image compression tools available to do this task. if you are using WordPress CMS then you can using Smush it plugin to compress any images automatically before uploading to the server.
Use CSS Sprites If Possible
CSS Sprites is better than image map technology. it combines the small images into one group of images, in result both size and http requests will be decreased at the time. with decreasing of http request the browser loads the site faster than usual. CSS Sprites is one of the most used method in web designers community.
Minify HTML & CSS
Minifying means to remove unnecessary extra spaces, indents , line breaks. it will eliminate bytes which is used but only to increase page load.
There are many of the minifiers are available online to minify your documents. So minify your HTML and CSS coding and get faster website speed.
Inline Small CSS & Java Scripts
Suppose that your site contains main style.css file and now you are creating one custom changes in it. For that changes you have implemented few of the css tricks in it, but instead of using implementing it in existing style.css you have created one new CSS file.
final suggestion (or solution whatever you say) is that inline CSS codes using
Use online pagespeed suggestion tools
You are in searching of that why your page or website loading too slow ? Just use some online webpage speed optimizers such as Google Pagespeed.
If you are newbie in all of the above things and even too serious for your webpage speed and can spent a money then go with online premium webpage optimizers or higher any designers.