Now offering Broadband (slow, normal, fast) and LTE connection speeds for GTmetrix reporting, Custom Connection speeds for Developer Toolkit users, and new CDN additions.
Test your page load on customized connection speeds with GTmetrix. Useful if you want to test how a unique connection speed (high speed broadband, corporate fibre connection, etc.) may affect your site’s load performance.
We monitored over 50 sites from the UK and the United States to see how they held up with the online retail rush that is Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
On December 28th, 2017, our test servers were patched to protect against Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities. Upon reboot, we noticed an increase in job runtime – roughly a 10% increase to the norm.
In this release, major changes include upgrading Chrome and Firefox and also adding the First Contentful Paint timing.