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Web Performance in Action, Paperback / softback Book


DESCRIPTIONAs an increasing number of users access websites from mobilenetworks, optimization is becoming a crucial part of the userexperience.

To succeed, the delivery of content must be optimized. There is also a need to stay focused on aspects that can impact websitespeed, such as conservation of bandwidth, overall content deliveryspeed and responsiveness. Web Performance in Action teaches web optimization as a discipline. The book begins with explaining the importance of optimizedwebsites, and the impact of site speed on users.

As the bookprogresses, readers learn how to optimize CSS, JavaScript, images, andfonts.

By the end of the book, readers should be able to apply thesetechniques to their web development projects, and develop anautomated workflow that incorporates this newfound knowledge. KEY FEATURES* Creating better user experiences* Real-world techniques that can be immediately applied* Foundational optimization practices such as minification andcompression* Optimizing images to save bandwidth* Optimal handling of fonts* Automating an optimal workflow with GruntAUDIENCEThis book assumes readers are familiar with HTML, CSS, andJavaScript. ABOUT THE TECHNOLOGYAt its core, optimized websites improve upon the user experience.

Bymaking sites faster, you're improving the user experience by speeding upthe delivery of content.

Optimized sites are also more responsive, scalebetter, and save you money by using less bandwidth.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 376 pages, Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Manning Publications
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Web programming
  • ISBN: 9781617293771



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