State of the Union: Page Speed & Web Performance – Web Performance Today

This infographic collates data from a study of the load times of the top 500 retail web sites. Findings include statistics on page load speed, web performance best practices and browser performance:

The median page takes 4.9 seconds to load feature content. Ideally, pages should be interactive in less than 3 seconds. After 3 seconds, 57% of consumers say they are likely to abandon a page.

Check out the full post, State of the Union: Page Speed & Web Performance , from Web Performance Today.