Performance Optimization

Shopify Performance Optimization

Browse our blog posts here to learn about performance optimization for Shopify and pick up some tips and recommendations.

If you’re looking for optimization services done for you, check out our Shopify Optimization Services.

The Truth About Google PageSpeed Insights for Shopify

2019-09-03T11:28:55-06:00July 17th, 2019|Case Studies, Performance Optimization|

Hi I’m Joe from Speed Boostr. We make Shopify sites load faster.

In this article I want to clear up some misconceptions with the Google PageSpeed Insights tool.

I’ll also share what my team and I have learned from our years long optimization journey, our recommendations, and data backed information to shed some light on what Google […]

How to Optimize a Shopify Site: Complete Guide to Faster Load Speed

2019-07-18T13:59:29-06:00June 3rd, 2019|How-To Guides, Performance Optimization|

Updated July 18th, 2019

We’ve successfully optimized hundreds of Shopify sites, ran experiments, analyzed data, and dialed in the tactics to make sites faster.

These are the main points of optimization for Shopify sites:

  • Image optimization
  • Reducing server requests
  • File minification
  • Technical optimizations
  • Design optimizations

This guide gives you the tools and knowledge on how to analyze, optimize, and benchmark […]

Case Study: How We Removed 1,543 Wasted Server Requests on Collection Pages

2019-04-20T09:26:30-06:00April 20th, 2019|Case Studies, Performance Optimization|

Sometimes our Shopify App Analysis service uncovers some dirty code.

We recently found this site taking almost a minute to fully load on mobile… because there were 1,687 server requests 😱

For reference: under 100 requests is good for a Shopify site with apps loading. A lot of sites are in the 100 […]

Recommended Shopify Themes and Developers for a Fast Site That Converts

2019-08-08T20:47:26-06:00March 27th, 2019|Performance Optimization, Themes|

This post covers:

We get a fair amount of questions asking what themes to use, so here we go…

I’d say most modern themes are at least pretty good for performance optimization.

The main […]

Speed Boostr Optimization Services – What to Expect

2019-07-18T14:27:08-06:00March 22nd, 2019|About, Performance Optimization|

Updated July 18th, 2019

You might be wondering… who are you, how are you going to make my site faster, what can I expect, how can I trust you, and what do you like to do in your free time?

We’ve served hundreds of happy customers and they know we value integrity and quality work. Some […]

New Optimization App: The Shopify Analyzer

2019-08-05T20:30:15-06:00March 5th, 2019|Performance Optimization, Tools|

We built an analysis tool for Shopify sites, the Shopify Analyzer!

It’s a free web app to analyze any page on your site and give optimization opportunities and recommendations to make your Shopify site faster.


The goal is to provide a tool for you to quickly check the performance status on any page of your site, […]