Get the most out of SpeedCurve

Pro tips and tutorials to help you take advantage of all the unique features SpeedCurve has to offer

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16 articles in this collection
Written by Steve Souders, Joseph Wynn, Tammy Everts and 1 other

Create custom metrics

Both SpeedCurve Synthetic and LUX support custom timers via the User Timing spec. Here's how to get started, including six sample metrics.
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Written by Steve Souders
Updated over a week ago

View Lighthouse results across your whole site

The Improve dashboard is your own performance checklist, based on Lighthouse and PageSpeed audits aggregated across all of your URLs
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Written by Joseph Wynn
Updated over a week ago

Performance culture tips and best practices

How to create a healthy, happy web performance culture in your organization
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

Create custom dashboards and charts

With your Favorite dashboards, it's easy (yes, easy) for you to focus on the metrics that matter most to you and share them with your team.
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

Create performance budgets and set alerts

How to create and edit performance budgets for your LUX and Synthetic metrics in your Favorites dashboards
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Written by Joseph Wynn
Updated over a week ago

Monitor your performance budgets

Your Status dashboard lets you monitor and manage all your Synthetic and LUX performance budgets – and see budget violations – in one place
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

Share your SpeedCurve dashboards

How to share your SpeedCurve dashboards with other people or display them on a TV screen without having to log in.
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Written by Joseph Wynn
Updated over a week ago

Generate weekly email reports

Turn any Favorites dashboard into an email report that contains a week-over-week comparison of your data
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Written by Joseph Wynn
Updated over a week ago

Benchmark yourself against your competitors

Knowing which of your competitors are faster than you is a great way to get performance buy-in throughout your organization.
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Written by Mark Zeman
Updated over a week ago

Use custom labels to compare URLs or page groups

This is important for competitive benchmarking, A/B testing your own pages, and comparing your synthetic and RUM data.
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

Monitoring JavaScript Performance

Learn how to use SpeedCurve to comprehensively monitor your JavaScript performance
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Written by Joseph Wynn
Updated over a week ago

Get comparison videos

With SpeedCurve synthetic monitoring, you can generate comparison videos to use for your internal or competitive benchmarking.
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

Find and fix performance issues on your pages

How to get detailed page-level diagnostics in your synthetic test results
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

Add notes and deploys

Keep track of changes to your site and deploys. Here's how to add notes to your charts – either manually or with our Deploy API.
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Written by Mark Zeman
Updated over a week ago

Export your test data

Your SpeedCurve test data is available via our API as well as via an open-source tool called speedcurve2csv.
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Written by Tammy Everts
Updated over a week ago

A/B performance testing

How to benchmark URL variations against each other
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Written by Mark Zeman
Updated over a week ago