Perception is everything, and if your website isn’t performing at its best at all times, then someone will notice. It might not seem like a big deal to you at first, but it could turn into a real problem that could have serious ramifications for your business. Even the slightest performance issue could deter people from buying from your site, and with the economy the way it is, every sale counts.
If you lose one sale to a competitor, then chances are you’ll be losing more soon too. Even the smallest problemcanevolve into an issue that could have serious negative effects on your business. In order to identify these problems and work to keep them from costing you sales, you need to be proactive with your website maintenance and make sure that your back end has the support it needs to accommodate the traffic and operations required of your site.
By monitoring your analytics and doing regular maintenance, you can identify and avoid most major issues, but if you don’t know what you’re looking for, or don’t understand how to read this information, then there are other people who can help. Your business shouldn’t suffer because you don’t have the knowledge to keep up with thedemandsof your site and all of the other variables that come into play when working on the internet. With SOASTA load testing, you can do all of this and more for your site without having to take away from the needs of the rest of your business. It can also save you valuable time and money in the future, helping you avoid any number of major issues that may have surprised you in any other circumstance.The same goes for mobile apps. Even though they aren’t viewed in the same capacity, their infrastructure isn’t all that different and SOASTA mobile app testing can provide you all of the same great services you get with your regular web site. Just as important, your mobile app can reach potential customers on a whole different level, with completely accessible at the touch of a button, wherever they go.
Whether for your website, your mobile app, or both, you should be prepared for anything. Make sure your site can handle everything you throw at it now, because if it were to experience problems, or even crash, then it could cost you quite a bit, so be proactive, and prepare yourself now while you can.