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Cyber Monday 2017: The Fastest and Slowest Retail Websites
By Josh Carter on November 28, 2017

Cyber Monday 2017 - the largest online shopping day in the US. Ever. 

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Black Friday 2017: The Fastest and Slowest Retail Websites
By Josh Carter on November 27, 2017

Online sales on Black Friday rose 24% from last year. With consumer confidence at a 17-year high, $1 million was spent online every single minute, and many of our retail clients saw...

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Thanksgiving 2017: The Fastest and Slowest Retail Websites
By Josh Carter on November 24, 2017

The holiday season is upon us – the “Super Bowl of Retail”. Deals are flowing. Web traffic is flowing.

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Cyber Monday 2016: The Fastest and Slowest eCommerce Sites
By Josh Carter on December 1, 2016

This year, Cyber Monday took its spot at the top of the charts as the largest online shopping day in the United States; a whopping $3.45 billion was spent, up about 12% from 2015. 

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Black Friday 2016: The Fastest and Slowest eCommerce Sites
By Josh Carter on November 28, 2016

Web sales on Black Friday totaled $3.34 billion this year. That's up 21.6% from 2015. 

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NCAA Basketball Selection Sunday Web Performance Analysis
By Josh Carter on March 14, 2016

March Madness is here. Millions of Americans are filling in their brackets online, predicting the Final Four and inevitably who will come up on top. And while the odds of creating a...

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Valentine's Day Performance Analysis
By Josh Carter on February 15, 2016

Let's face it. We've all probably shopped at the last minute for practically every holiday and Valentine's Day is no exception. In fact, Amazon even created a category on their site for...

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How 2016 Super Bowl Commercials Affected Advertisers' Website Load Times
By Josh Carter on February 9, 2016

On average, brands who advertised during the 2016 Superbowl saw their site’s page load time increase by 38% during the hour following their advertising spot. High traffic levels directly...

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Boxing Day (12/26) Web Performance Analysis
By Josh Carter on December 29, 2015

As gift card redemption rates skyrocket and consumers seek to spend their holiday cash online, the performance of online retailers is vital. American Express reported that 66% of holiday...

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Cyber Monday 2015: Web Performance Analysis
By Josh Carter on December 4, 2015

Blue Triangle continually monitors the Top 1000 US Internet Retailers to deliver industry-leading analysis on web performance. Below is our analysis of Cyber Monday. 

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