Lower Head


E-Marketing Performance Blog

How to Fix the Bloated (CSS and JavaScript) Code that is Jacking Up Your SEO

Last Thursday I started a conversation about how code bloat can effect your site’s performance with the search engines. Today I’m going to map some specific types of code bloat and very briefly, and non-technically, show you you can eliminate the bloat to improve your pages performance for both visitors and search engines.

There are generally four things that cause code bloat:

  • On-page styling
  • On-page JavaScripts
  • Excessive table usage
  • Poor HTML formatting

Stoney G deGeyter

Stoney deGeyter is the author of The Best Damn Web Marketing Checklist, Period!. He is the founder and CEO of Pole Position Marketing, a web presence optimization firm whose pit crew has been velocitizing websites since 1998. In his free time Stoney gets involved in community services and ministries with his “bride enjoy” and his children. Read Stoney’s full bio.

Comments are closed.