You should be asking yourself why should I be concerned about speed. Visitors to your site have all the time of the world to wait until your website finally loads, correct? No you are absolutely wrong. In this today’s world of instant gratification visitors want now; there is no time to waste.
I suggest you take a look at the following infographic (courtesy of LoadStorm).
As it turns to be the speed of your website is super important! Just one extra second of page load time can significantly lower your conversions, page views, and customer satisfaction.
Since page load speed seems to matter to your visitors, search engines have started to take note. Page load speed is now a serious factor in determining where you are in the SERPs (search engine results page).
This is certainly true now that the usage of mobile devices are overtaking that of desktop computers. It is of paramount importance that mobile versions of websites address the matter of page load speed.