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WebPagetest Power Users

Patrick Meenan (Facebook)
Grand Ballroom F
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There are a lot of capabilities in WebPagetest that are buried in the “Advanced Settings” UI or available through the automation interface that can be extremely useful if used correctly. We’ll walk through use cases and examples for all of the advanced features, automation interfaces for integrating into tooling, and some of the crazy things that are hidden in the “scripting” capabilities.

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Patrick Meenan


Patrick Meenan has been working on web performance in one form or another for the last 14 years and is currently working on Chrome performance at Google. He created the popular open-source WebPagetest web performance measurement tool, runs the free instance of it at and can frequently be found in the forums helping site owners understand and improve their website performance.