If your website takes longer than 3 seconds to load, you could be losing a lot of potential sales. We build lightning fast websites that load in under 1 second, guaranteed!
In recent studies, 50% of all users expect a site to load in 2 seconds or less. If it hasn’t loaded within 3 seconds, 67% of those users will abandon the site. Starting July 1st 2019, all new sites will be indexed using Google’s mobile-first indexing. Do you know how long your website takes to load on both desktop and mobile?
If an e-commerce site is making $100,000 per day, a 1 second page delay could potentially cost you $2.5 million in lost sales every year.
1 second of load lag time would cost Amazon $1.6 billion in sales per year”
How many potential customers are you losing?
Website speed affects your ranking, indexing and user experience. Anything over 3 seconds produces a higher bounce rate and lower conversions. When looking for a Web Design company in Brisbane, one of the first things you should do is test their website speed. You can do this by pasting their website address into GT Metrix website speed test and setting your location.
Google have been using mobile first indexing since 2018, which means they are indexing websites based on their mobile version – not desktop. This change came at a time when mobile searches were becoming the majority compared to desktop. When deciding on a Web Design company in Brisbane, you should also perform a mobile friendly test on their website.
Most WordPress themes are bloated with code, which not only slows down your website but also increases the time it takes for Google to crawl it. As a result, this limits the number of website pages indexed using Google’s allocated crawl budget. You can get a rough idea how much code bloat a website has by checking how many requests are made using (anything 90+ is high).
Get a fully mobile responsive website that is built with a primary focus on converting visitors into leads and customers. Our fast-loading websites are built by digital growth experts, not ‘web designers’ whose goal is to simply make things look pretty.
There are many elements that go into creating a successful website; from clean code – to load time, colour, contrast, copy, SEO and user intent. Make an informed decision before choosing your next web design company in Brisbane, by simply running their own company website through some basic foundation tests as outlined above.
The City of Gold Coast provides business incentives including the City of Gold Coast’s Investment Attraction program, which is focused on supporting new businesses and investors. The Gold Coast economy, valued at close to $25 billion, traditionally relied on tourism and construction.
In a time of such positive growth, it is vital that all Gold Coast based businesses take advantage of online marketing by having a website that not only looks good, but also loads quickly and is optimised for conversions.
We don’t just talk the talk, we back it up with real results.
We guarantee to deliver a new website that loads in under 1 second.