Measuring Website Performance: Sampling Your Visitors

In this series we are looking at three methods of measuring your website performance: 1. Sampling your visitors 2. Analysis and recommendation tools 3. Time measurement. All are distinctly different ways of measuring the performance of your website,...

How A Web Page Is Loaded - How That Affects How Fast Your Shop Feels

Why do some shops feel fast and others feel slow? Curiously, the pages may look exactly the same but due to the way web pages load one feels fast and the other slow. It's important to...

Shopify Marketing From Scratch

How to get traffic to your Shopify store (with a little help from Plug in Useful) It’s all very well to have an amazing concept for an online store but let’s be honest: if you only...

A Better PageSpeed Report for Shopify

PageSpeed Insights is undeniably the standard tool for measuring the speed of any website. But for both Shopify merchants and speed experts it's frustrating and worse, misleading, as a way to find opportunities to speed up your shop...

What's the fastest free Shopify theme?

One of those very first things to think about when setting up your Shopify store is what theme to use. Of course, you want something beautiful, fitting and functional for your products, be it dropshipping electronics,...

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