Page Speed Online is a web-based version of the Page Speed plugin, that allows developers to analyze web pages without the need of downloading an extension. Page Speed Online also features a mobile page analysis, which lets developers analyze their mobile sites like they are viewed in a mobile browser, with mobile-specific optimization recommendations. This article shows the new free service in action.
Clicking on one of the recommendations brings up a detailed screen with recommendations (see Figure 2):
The online version of Page Speed also includes a mobile performance analysis that simulates viewing a mobile site in a mobile browser (page speed automatically follows mobile redirects, acting as a mobile browser). Figure 3 shows the mobile results.
Page Speed online is the web-based version of the Page Speed extension. The online version provides a list of expandable recommentations based on web performance best practices. Unlike the Page Speed extension, the online version does not provide a one page report, this would be a welcome addition to future versions.
By website optimization on 30 Apr 2011 PM