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Discussion on: What is your PageSpeed?

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Vitaly Rtishchev

It's important to remember that page speed does not always reflect real UX – it's just an automated tool that collects stats. The real UX comes from user perception of performance. For example, server side rendered applications that load >5 mb of javascript can feel really fast (if configured correctly) but will not win the award for the most performant site.

Also you should try Lighthouse, which does more check with new metrics – you can find in Chrome dev tools.

Here is mime result for – I've lost some points on Github Pages caching strategy

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Absolutely, that is ultimately what matters. If you load stuff the right way it can still be real nice. That is a great score as well : )