According to several studies from Kissmetrics and Linkedin the average person will abandon your website if it takes more than 3 seconds to load on their mobile device. They state that Google recommends website load times of one second or less on mobile devices.
What is the reason your website might be loading slower than other websites?
Why does a small site with less information load slower than a larger site with more information?
To understand, you must understand the critical rendering path. Google defines the critical path as the “code and resources required to render the initial view of a web page”. A webpage is rendered when it can be seen by a user. The rendering path of your content can be optimized and if you haven’t done it yet, it is something you needed to do yesterday. Read more…