Google incorporate site speed into search rankings

16th April, 2010 - Less than a minute read

According to Matt Cutts at Google, site speed will now be incorporated as one of over 200 factors that Google use to determine search rankings.

Admittedly it will carry much less weight than current factors such as relevance, topicality and authority but is definitely one to consider. Check out Google’s webmaster blog for some tips on how to improve your website’s speed .