You order everything from pizza to a cab on a whim. It helps friends, family, and colleagues connect from opposite side of the globe. You can book your travels, listen to music, and dive into an endless source of knowledge.
Just have a look at what’s available!
Unique Titles on Netflix
Netflix digital library is large enough to stream one unique title after another for about 6.5 years.
Wikipedia articles added monthly
That’s around 700 new articles every day. Help keep Wikipedia free by donating a few bucks.
Posts on Instagram monthly
That’s a lot of photos of food and coffee! There are more than 200 million photos tagged #selfie.
Uber rides monthly
If you combine all Uber trips taken in the past 5 years, the total distance is a round trip to Saturn.
Available songs on Spotify
Millions of songs added monthly, and also a reported 4 million songs that’s never been played.
The Internet is a fragile entity, and websites today are increasingly more complex and rely on many critical parts. So stuff can – and will – break.
Let’s have a look at some numbers from Pingdom.
Tests performed in 2015
A quarter of billion tests on website all over the world discovered 154 million outages – more than 400,000 every day. Ouch!
Minutes of downtime
Don’t know what to do during the downtime? It’s enough time to watch all content on Netflix – more than 4,000 times.
Minutes of uptime
Enough time for 12,937 round trips with a space shuttle to Pluto. Wolfram Alpha was bursting at the seams with this one.
We know you love the Internet as much as we do, and we can all continuously improve and optimize our web pages and services. There are plenty of tools available for us to create a fantastic web.
Tips & Tools
Let's build a
Run a Full Page Test
Measure your load time and discover what assets you should optimize with the Pingdom
Full Page Test.
Use a CDN Service
Serve your assets quicker by using a little help from a CDN like our friends over at Cloudflare.
Monitor Your Website
Monitor your website's uptime & performance. There is a great service called Pingdom.