When talking about experience design, performance is often overlooked. Poking around today, I found this infographic explaining the importance of creating a speedy site or application from the folks at Strangeloop Networks.
Website abandonment happens after 3 seconds
- 57% of online consumers will abandon a site after waiting 3 seconds for a page to load
- 80% of these people will not return
- Of these… almost half will go on to tell others about their negative experience