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What are the Core Web Vitals and why are they important? [Video]

Core Web Vitals are a new set of performance metrics that Google is releasing as part of the Page Experience Update in May 2021. They focus on the user and highlight aspects of web page development that can affect user experience (UX). The Core Web Vitals are made up of three specific page speed and user interaction measurements: largest contentful paint, first input delay and cumulative layout shift.

  • Largest Contentful Paint (LCP) is the time between the start of a page load to when the largest image or text block is fully rendered.
  • First Input Delay (FID) looks at how long it takes for the page to be ready for user interactivity e.g. clicks, scrolls and keyboard input.
  • Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS) measures how much the page shifts upon page load.

Join search strategist Oli Hearsum as he explains what the metrics mean for your business and how you can measure them.

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Aesthetics! In demand but not often understood, having a good designer work on your website or assets is essential for your company's success. What do you do when an inciting tweet takes you to a janky website? You click away ASAP. In this episode, host Christopher Tompkins sit's down with Natalie Sharma, a digital design consultant and the founder and creative director of Pixetal, to talk about how design and success go hand in hand. How much does a fully designed website cost? Do you own what a designer makes for you? These questions and more are answered in this episode! --- Connect with The Social Marketing Academy: www.Twitter.com/GoSocialAcademy https://Apple.co/2KnGM8Z --- Connect with Christopher Tompkins: www.Twitter.com/chrisgoagency www.Linkedin.com/in/chrisgomedia/ --- Connect with Natalie Sharma and Pixetal here: https://www.Pixetal.com/ https://www.LinkedIn.com/in/nataliegsharma/ https://www.Instagram.com/pixetalstudio/ --- The Social Marketing Academy is powered by The Go! Agency, a full-service marketing and sales agency based in Palm Harbor, Florida. To learn more about us check out the links below: www.GoSalesAndMarketing.com www.Facebook.com/TheGoAgency www.Twitter.com/TheGoAgency www.LinkedIn.com/company/the-go-agency www.Instagram.com/TheGoAgency