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French Summer Sales 2017 – Health status of the ecommerce websites

By Adriane Muenier-Gaulin

The French summer sales marathon is over for 2017! So to celebrate the end of this pivotal period for ecommerce, we decided to compile and analyze the metrics that our probes recorded during this race. Our analysis focused on business elements (conversion rate, page views, turnover, etc.) and their technical implications, by comparing the activity …

Soldes d’Été 2017 : État des lieux de la santé des sites de ecommerce

By Guillaume Thibaux

Le marathon des soldes d’été est fini pour 2017 ! Alors pour fêter la fin de cette période charnière pour le ecommerce, nous avons décidé de compiler et analyser les métriques que nos sondes ont enregistrées durant cette course. Notre analyse s’est portée sur des éléments business (taux de conversion, pages vues, chiffre d’affaire, …etc.) …

Quel est le meilleur CMS pour la performance web des sites e-commerce ? – Edition 2017

By Adriane Muenier-Gaulin

INTRODUCTION Le moment est venu pour nous de publier l’édition 2017 de notre étude “Quelle est la meilleure plateforme e-commerce pour la performance web?” ! Pour ceux d’entre vous qui n’étaient pas là lors de la publication du blog post de l’année dernière sur la performance web, intitulé «What is the Best E-Commerce Platform for …

+32% of conversion for Jonak thanks to web performance

By Adriane Muenier-Gaulin

The weight of files has increased significantly following the evolution of multimedia and web technologies. It’s quite logical actually: with better quality comes an added weight. And that’s why today, everybody agrees on the fact that the web is a lot slower than it should be. The increased weight of your files is not something …

Réussir son test de montée en charge avec Quanta

By Adriane Muenier-Gaulin

Pourquoi réaliser un test de montée en charge ? Commençons par le début. Si votre site e-commerce est en croissance en nombre de visiteurs et de chiffre d’affaire… alors, sa capacité d’accueil doit suivre. C’est une des règles primordiales de la web performance. De nombreux facteurs peuvent avoir un impact sur cette fameuse capacité d’accueil : …

How Footcenter gained 23% of additional turnover thanks to webperf!

By Adriane Muenier-Gaulin

Everyone knows of the correlation between the optimization of an e-commerce website, and its conversion rate. So, instead of doing another blog post on the subject, we decided to do a little case study of our own, to convince the last sceptics of the beauty of a performant e-commerce website. And when we say beauty, …

4 Magento cache systems to speed up your Ecommerce

By Guillaume Thibaux

Searching for new optimizations in order to improve the speed of your Magento-based website and boost your conversion ? You may want to start thinking about using caches. But first, what is a cache ?

3 Keys to a Successful Load Testing

By Guillaume Thibaux

Your e-commerce site is evolving.. so does its capacity!Numerous factors can have a major impact on the daily hosting capacity of a site: production works, changes in the database, increased traffic, addition of new modules, back-office modifications, etc.Sales (like all large commercial operations) represent a major challenge for the turnover of your e-commerce website (according to WL Panel, 35 % of …

Performance Intelligence to Accelerate Magento

By Guillaume Thibaux

The speed of a website is an essential key to improve the customer’s experience and to boost conversion rates. Web giants have understood this for a long time now and they worship performance. Google is one example whose characteristically bare homepage allows an incredible speed. Amazon is also a king in terms of speed, this e-commerce …

The 5 main reasons for the failure of an e-commerce site

By Guillaume Thibaux

The establishment of an e-commerce site may seem like a good idea but it’s not so easy to attract new customers and sell them your products. Indeed, 80% of entrepreneurs starting an e-commerce site fail within the first 18 months.What are the reasons for this colossal failure rate?Although each business is unique, we can find …