A web site that is running slower than it should be needs immediate attention. A computer and a web site runs at a certain speed which is normally consistent.
However, once a web site begins to run in a sluggish manner you know some kind of problem does exist. Something that can help you pinpoint a problem with a particular web site is load testing. Load testing is frequently used to measure a software response. Therefore, slower than average response time can be an accurate indicator that something needs to be corrected within a software system.
Load testing is specifically designed to determine a systems overall behavior under normal and peak conditions. Therefore, load testing can accurately measure response time especially when a web site is experiencing unusually high traffic from visitors and or other web sites.
This blog will give you knowledge on how load testing words and how can you prevent having a very slow website.