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Decrease Page Load time in OSCommerce

Decrease Page Load time in OSCommerce




Cut Initial Page Loading times approx. 35% in OSCommerce 2.3 and OSC to CSS by letting Google host Jquery. Measured with Page Speed, a new, unmodified install of OSCommerce 2.3 on a typical DSL connection had initial page loading times of about 8.5 to 9.0 seconds. By doing nothing more than replacing the references to the main Jquery Libraries with Google API references, 3.5 seconds were whacked off the initial page load time, resulting in 5 to 5.5 second initial […]