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Fun Website Facts:
- 73% of mobile internet users say that they’ve encountered a website that was too slow to load.
- 47% of consumers expect a web page to load in 2 seconds or less.
- 40% of people abandon a website that takes more than 3 seconds to load.
- 38% of mobile internet users say that they’ve encountered a website that wasn’t available.
Meet Professor Rackmount
“Professor Rackmount” has been developing websites since the 90s. To-date he has actively managed thousands of client websites, gaining insight into most every mainstream hosting provider on the web.
Additionally, he has consulted in the web performance space, developing website monitoring systems that analyze server uptime, performance, and availability from datacenters across the world.
His experience in shared hosting, dedicated hosting, and collocated hosting has lead him to create WebHostingProf.com – a place to share his unbiased expertise with individual and corporate consumers alike, to aide them in their purchase decisions.
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Latest posts by Professor Rackmount (see all)
- What You Need to Know About Cloud Website Servers - January 29, 2018
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About Latest Posts Follow MeProfessor RackmountProfessor Rackmount started Web Hosting Prof in 2015 as a way to help website owners make sense of the plethora of web hosting options available today. As an experienced webmaster with hundreds of client web projects managed over the years, Prof Rackmount decided to utilize everything he learned in the…Details