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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Performance Is User Experience

    1. Impact on Your Brand

    2. Impact on Mobile Users

    3. Designers’ Impact on Performance

  2. Chapter 2 The Basics of Page Speed

    1. How Browsers Render Content

    2. Page Weight

    3. Perceived Performance

    4. Other Impacts on Page Speed

  3. Chapter 3 Optimizing Images

    1. Choosing an Image Format

    2. Replacing Image Requests

    3. Image Planning and Iterating

  4. Chapter 4 Optimizing Markup and Styles

    1. Cleaning Your HTML

    2. Cleaning Your CSS

    3. Optimizing Web Fonts

    4. Creating Repurposable Markup

    5. Additional Markup Considerations

  5. Chapter 5 Responsive Web Design

    1. Deliberately Loading Content

    2. Approaches

  6. Chapter 6 Measuring and Iterating on Performance

    1. Browser Tools

    2. Synthetic Testing

    3. Real User Monitoring

    4. Changes over Time

  7. Chapter 7 Weighing Aesthetics and Performance

    1. Finding the Balance

    2. Make Performance Part of Your Workflow

    3. Approach New Designs with a Performance Budget

    4. Experiment on Designs with Performance in Mind

  8. Chapter 8 Changing Culture at Your Organization

    1. Performance Cops and Janitors

    2. Upward Management

    3. Working with Other Designers and Developers

  1. Appendix About the Author

  2. Appendix Designing for Performance

  3. Colophon