The first step to making sure the web sites we build are not a burden on our visitors or customers is understanding how big the pages are while we are developing them. If we can become more aware of how our feature, design, and development decisions impact the performance of the website, we can address problems before they impact the site’s user experience.
This course is all about the basics of testing your site while you design and develop. We will cover everything you need to know to get started with reliable and accurate performance testing of your projects.
We won’t cover solutions for fixing a slow site in this course (that’s a different subject entirely) but here’s what you’ll learn:
Here’s what you won’t learn:
This is a beginner course that teaches the basics of web performance testing.
No. This course covers the basics of web performance testing. I.e., how to find out if you have a slow site. Fixing a slow site is big topic that merits its own course.
The course is about 2 hours long and broken up into 3 different modules and 13 videos.
You can download the course workbook (in PDF, HTML, and ePub), which has similar content as what is covered in the videos. The videos, however, should be the primary learning source.
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