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Oct 192012
 

A few days ago I was given a web based tool to take a look at in relation to my blog.  It is called:

http://tools.pingdom.com

It is *ESSENTIAL* for any self-hosted blogger in my opinion.  It shows you a wealth of information relating to the page load time of your site/page/blog.  A sample of the output for this blog is shown in the image below.  I used the tool to cut the load time of my front page in HALF.  I realised that my posts with many images on them where taking up the majority of the page load time.  It’s fine to load a 2 Mb home page when you’re on super fast internet, but, try that down here in sunny Bude 🙂  So I optimised a few things, and now it is much better:

 

 

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  One Response to “My Pingdom .. for a horse?!”

  1. We’re glad we could help 🙂

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