Thinking About DIY? Forget About Page Speed
Slow page speed has a direct correlation to poor ranking, user interaction and therefore low conversion rates.
Below is a website created on a DIY platform (think Wix, Weebly e.t.c.), Google obviously feels quite poorly about this site.
Wordpress Optimised Sites
Fast page speed generates the exact opposite result to slow page speed, which is reflected in a sites rankings.
The site below ranks No 1 for virtually every keyword in its region.
> For small “local” businesses in NZ considering updating an old website or developing a new one, you must consider 3 essential elements
In NZ the fastest fibre connected data centres are in Auckland & Wellington.
Consider Wordpress, Drupal & Joomla! There is no need to use any other CMS – period.
Caching, compression & CDN’S are worthy tools.