If your website takes more than 3 seconds to load, you lose 25% of your visitor. Depressing? Yes. Hopeless? No. With some effort towards optimization, you can not only get that 25 % back on to your site but make them stay, explore and even purchase.
We all know the adage - better safe than sorry. But in most of the cases, when operational challenges start driving the business, under compulsion we leave our site vulnerable - security down, performance overlooked and health ignored. It’s unfortunate, but we get in the reactive mode and work on incidences that show up, staying completely oblivious to those that leech the system from deep within. And trust us, it’s the latter that takes the most toll.
Converting a “shopper” to a “buyer” takes a little more than chopping off two letters. It calls for moving a mountain. The good part of the story is you at least know which mountain to move - the checkout process because that’s where the cart abandonment happens.
Our previous blog on Why You Should Upgrade to Magento 2? talks about the benefits of upgrading your existing Magento 1 eCommerce platform to Magento 2 - the latest. Hope you liked that and got super excited to upgrade. But, wait. Although you are ready, you stumble on the next big question - How do I go about it?