How Fast Should Your Website Load?
Pagespeed and how fast your website loads is an important ranking factor for Google. This has become even more important with the rapid increase in browsing on mobile devices and Google's introduction of the 'mobile first' index.
Read Shaun Anderson's guide 'How Fast Should A website Load in 2020' for everything you need to know.
You can read the full guide here
People and Google like fast websites
'Best Practice' is under 3 seocnds load time
Site speed is a ranking factor
The probability of a 'bounce' increases 32% as page load time goes from 1 second to 3 seconds
QUOTE: “Speed is definitely a ranking factor? YES.” John Mueller, Google 2019