Google sponsors tool to test your website speed

WebPageTestWebPagetest is an open source project that is primarily being developed and supported by Google as part of their efforts to make the web faster .

The online version at is run by the WPO Foundation for the benefit of the performance community with several companies and individuals providing the testing infrastructure around the globe.


At its core, WebPagetest is used for measuring and analyzing the performance of web pages. There are a lot of options that may seem intimidating at first but doing quick testing is pretty simple.

Your results will provide rich diagnostic information including resource loading waterfall charts, Page Speed optimization checks and suggestions for improvements.

About Michael Stuart

Mike's experience in the technology industry is quite extensive, serving both as a designer of complex enterprise applications and as a corporate executive. In his previous life, Mike was founder and CEO of AssetWorks Inc. the industry leader in facility management solutions. Currently living on the Texas coast helping with digital strategies using Amplified Content Marketing.