Making our websites faster with sites like Pingdom, can be a rather long process, but well worth it in the end with website load times between 110ms and 120ms in general. Google says that webmasters and developers should aim for a website load speed to be below 500ms.
I started to look in to website speeds and issues, with hosting, seo, dns config and websites like WordPress for a search engine optimisation and search engine rankings websites that are being developed.
Website Speed tools to fix performance
- Pingdom: here
Pingdom speed test results for a-search-engine.com
Using Pingdom speed tool above, it is possible to fix most issues, as it highlites any problems it encounters with website config. Its just then a case of rescanning your site with their tools, once you have fixed something, scan the site again to make sure the issue has been fixed.