What is Shopify Speed Optimization?
Shopify Speed Optimization—(noun) the process through which the loading speed of a Shopify store is being improved. As a result visitors get faster loading pages which improves their overall experience with the website. This increases conversions by about 10% per second saved as people can browse around with ease and avoid the annoyance of “waiting”.
The process requires knowledge and skills in the following areas:
- front-end development
- back-end development
- performance optimization
- mobile device limitations
- network limitations
- browser architecture
- user-experience design
- psychology and perception of time