A report on page speed revealed nearly 70% of consumers say a website’s loading time affects their willingness to buy.
Further, 81% of marketers are aware that page speed impacts their conversions, but the majority aren’t making it a priority.
About 73% of marketers think that improving page speed is either somewhat urgent or very urgent, although only 3% say improving page speed is their top priority in 2019.
This data is included in a 2019 report on page speed stats and trends from Unbounce, which is based on responses from 750 consumers and 395 marketers.
Most websites are too slow, according to the report, with the average page speed clocking in at 15 seconds.
That’s troublesome when you consider that half of visitors will leave if they’re forced to wait longer than 3 seconds. – Read more