Optimizing Page Load Performance
Optimizing page load performance is crucial for providing a smooth and enjoyable user experience. In this tutorial, we'll discuss several best practices for optimizing your HTML code to improve page load times.
<meta charset="UTF-8" />
<header><h1>Welcome to My Website</h1></header>
<main><p>This is a sample paragraph.</p></main>
# .htaccess file
Compress images using tools like ImageOptim or TinyPNG to reduce file size without significant loss of quality. Use appropriate image formats, such as WebP or AVIF, which offer better compression than traditional formats like JPEG and PNG.
<img src="image.webp" alt="Sample image" />
rel="preload" attribute for CSS.
<link rel="preload" href="styles.css" as="style" onload="this.rel='stylesheet'" />
<script async src="scripts.js"></script>
Use Content Delivery Networks (CDNs)
Host commonly used libraries and resources on a Content Delivery Network (CDN) to leverage caching and faster load times.
Reduce HTTP Requests
<link rel="stylesheet" href="combined-styles.css" />
By following these best practices, you can optimize your HTML code to improve page load performance and provide a better user experience.