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Core Web Vitals Do's and Don'ts

Updated on September 14, 2021
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By Austin Black and Yuriy Protsiuk

Core Web Vitals Do's and Don'ts


About the Talk

User experience is now a critical Google ranking factor. While blazing fast web pages have a higher chance of appearing at the top in search results, speed alone doesn’t boost SEO.

Explore how modern eCommerce design and infrastructure optimization work together to help you get more (and happier!) customers.

What You’ll Learn

  • Secret optimization recipes that satisfy both search crawlers and real users
  • Best practices to optimize loading (LCP), interactivity (FID), and visual stability (CLS)
  • Passing the Core Web Vitals assessment with Progressive Web Apps (PWA)
  • Selecting the right server infrastructure and content delivery network (CDN) for healthy Core Web Vitals

This Talk is Designed For

  • Magento developers
  • E-commerce store owners
  • Anyone building or managing an eCommerce website


  • Familiarity with Magento and cloud infrastructure setup
  • Familiar with basic web optimization principles


Core Web Vitals: Largest Contentful Paint (LCP), First Input Delay (FID), and Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS) Core Web Vitals: Your Store Better Run Fast in May 2021 The latest page experience update, Google Search Central How to Scale Your E-Commerce Business With GoMage and DigitalOcean [Tech Talk]

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About the Presenters

Yuriy Protsiuk, Product Owner, GoMage PWA Storefront Yuriy drives product success through defining business vision of the product, anticipating business needs, and managing the day-to-day routine of the GoMage PWA development team.

Austin Black, Solutions Engineer, DigitalOcean Austin is a technical expert in software development, information security, and disaster recovery. He loves finding creative solutions to complex problems.

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