From Network Performance to User Experience
By Product Management | October 31, 2012
Earlier this year, Keynote announced the addition of User Experience metrics to our web monitoring products. These metrics allow you to broaden the conversation about web performance. In addition to seeing the performance of the "bits and bytes" going over the wire, you can now also understand how quickly your end users get to the "clicks and pics" on your site.
We thought it would be fun to take a look at how some of these metrics compare across sites and industries. Did you know that it takes about 1.5 seconds longer to interact with most of the content on news sites than on social networking sites? Or that it takes over twice as long to load the home page on Foursquare than Twitter? These are some of the factoids included in the following infographic: