Performance Tools

In this article I will expose some of the tool we use to cover different aspects of performance of a particular website.

GTMETRIX

Gtmetrix is pretty good to spot things like slow JS loading/slowdowns and overall browser/client side load time.

https://gtmetrix.com/

WEB PAGE TEST

Another similar tool is Web Page Speed Test. You need to make sure to select the proper value under the Test Location dropdown.

https://webpagetest.org/

PINGDOM

Pingdom is very similar to Webpagetest and it’s a great alternative to get a different report.

https://tools.pingdom.com/

GOOGLE PAGE INSIGHTS

Google offers this tool which also checks the responsiveness of your whole site and telling you exactly what to do to improve it.

https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/

MAGEREPORT

If you need to scan a Magento site, Magereport can give you an overall of the whole site and telling you if you site run risks of hacking, if it has a malware on it or even if you are missing some of the Magento 1 security patches.

https://magereport.com/

SUCURI

Sucuri offers a great tool to check if your site has a malware on it or if it has potential risks to be hacked. This is a great tool to improve the security of your website.

https://sitecheck.sucuri.net/

 

Here is a very good article written by Tung Tran which gives 22 amazing tips of how to improve your website performance. Take a look at it!

 

 

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