Google updated the insights portion of the Google Developers PageSpeed Tools today. The new insights include updated PageSpeed scores to better reflect the page’s performance across various devices. The tool now provides suggestions on how you can increase your pages performance on mobile, not just desktop.
The Old PageSpeed Insights
New Mobile PageSpeed Insights
New Desktop PageSpeed Insights
Why is PageSpeed Important
Well, first off nobody likes a slow experience on the web. Also, in April of 2010 Google announced that it would be using site speed in web search rankings. With your user’s satisfaction and experience on your site begin one of the most important factor in search rankings, why would you not want to be fast? Fasters better right?
Don’t just wish your website was faster, make it faster by implementing PageSpeed Insight suggestions. For more information on how your websites speed impacts your rankings in search, check out @zoompf post from today on Moz.com.