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Using Google PageSpeed Insights to Improve Web Performance

by David Berry

This course covers how to analyze your web pages to make sure they are following known performance best practices and shows you how to implement these practices in an ASP.NET application.

What you'll learn

Developers today have access to multiple tools that can quickly analyze a web page for performance best practices and give specific suggestions on what items should be addressed. This course first covers the different analysis tools that are available. It then uses one of these tools, the Performance Scorecard Chrome extension to analyze a sample website. Then, the course walks through each of the important recommendations given by the extension and shows how to fix them. By the end of this course, you will have a firm grasp of the most important web performance issues and how to address them.

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About the author

David Berry is a software engineer with over 15 years of application development experience. He started developing software in Java 1.0 using an Oracle 7 backend. Making the switch to Microsoft .NET when it was released, he has worked with every version of .NET since. He has also worked with every version of Oracle since Oracle 7 and ever version of SQL Server since SQL Server 7. His experience spans a broad range of industries including semiconductors, financial services, insurance an gove... more

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