How to Make Your Website Load Faster

One of the best things you can do to promote your brand experience online, is to take a few simple steps to help your website load faster.

Steps

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    Optimize your images for web — use 65% image quality of jpeg instead of 100%.
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    Eliminate or minimize the use of frames within the pages.
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    Load any Javascript operations in the footer of the HTML page, instead of the header.
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    Use the correct document format for the type of page you are using (eg. strict XHTML).
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    Keep external images and items minimized.
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    Use clean and simple style sheets – or use just one to load and call in any others instead of using multiple style sheets.
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    Modify the .htaccess file at root for load expiry modules.
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    Minimize GET requests.
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    Remove whitespace in your source code with HTML Optimizer.

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