You already aware about Google Mobile Algorithm. Have you ever checked your mobile website loading time? You did it for desktop version not for mobile version. You must need to optimize mobile site speed and performance for your readers. In this post, I have listed two famous websites, check mobile websites loading time.
Present year, 2016 is the best time for optimizing mobile sites and mobile apps. Sometimes earlier, you focused on website page speed and for creating responsive web design. Now it’s high time to optimize mobile site speed. Before optimizing you must need to know how your website is performing. For this you need to use to check mobile websites loading time.
In one of my post, I have shared how to optimize a page for search engine (On page SEO) and in this article, I will tell you how you can check website loading time for mobile sites. After checking mobile website loading time, you make sure the reasons which are slowing down your mobile site.
Why You will Optimize Mobile WebSite Speed?
You can wonder why I am and other peoples are focused on optimizing the mobile site. For several years, I am using my smartphone to read online stuff, others blog, interesting story etc. Exactly, I am doing this for 1 year. And I am doing my work on the laptop.
In addition, I am using Wi-Fi and 3G connection to my mobile sites to browse the internet. Many times, I have seen that it takes a lot of time to load. As a result, I have closed that webpage. Many times we open multiple tabs at a single time. It means that we are doing one action at a time.
At this point, it’s very clear to understand that we must need to optimize mobile site speed and performance for our regular and guest readers. It’s really essential for every desktop version to create a mobile version and optimize mobile site speed.
Free Tools to Check mobile website Loading Time
In this post, I am sharing two websites which will check mobile website loading time. I think that’s a really good starting point for you to see how your websites mobile version is loading. You can also look at Google Analytics to see the bounce rate of your mobile readers. First, check these two free tools to measure your mobile website loading time.
2 Sites to Test Mobile Website Performance & Loading Time
Gtmetrix offers to check mobile website loading time on an Android device. You can try this. It’s really a good start point to check mobile website loading time. At first you need to create an account on GTmetrix and it’s totally free. From the dashboard you can select the option “Chrome, Android, Galaxy Nexus” and test your loading time.
Till now, it’s a beta test and it can check only android devices. I think it’s a good start point to check mobile website loading time. If you don’t have responsive web design of your website, then you can check your website at slow speed. GTmetrix is showing that, my website have 6.1s loading time. Check out GTMetrix
#Google page speed insights:
Google page speed insights are an official tool suggested by Google. Rather, it is a performance testing tool. It will not test your mobile website loading time. It will give some suggestion to improve your mobile websites speed and performance. It will also show you some critical problems on your mobile website. And you need to pay attention to fix it.
Here I have attached a screenshot. I found some issues with my mobile website after using Google page speed insights. You can also run a test for your whole website and see how your website is running. I think, Google page speed insights, performance checking tool is mostly for developers. If you really want to improve your page speed, then you can also hire someone. And then ask him to fix all the issues that you have found from the result. Check out Google page speed insights
At this moment, I can assure you that these two tools are the best tools to check mobile website loading time. And it should be a great option to find your mobile performance problems. In upcoming days, I will find more tools to check mobile website loading time and definitely I will review them for you.
Now go ahead and check your mobile website loading time. And tell me the speed via the comment box. Don’t forget to share this post with others on Facebook and Google plus.