How to Improve Your Site's Bounce Rate

Thanks to this website -- "How to check and improve Loading Times on your Blog", I was able to gauge just how much faster mine is compared to someone else's.

Here are the results, courtesy of whichloadsfaster.com:

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How fast a website loads can impact a site's search engine ranking and its bounce rate. If your site takes more than ten seconds to load, people would rather go someplace else.

How to improve your website's bounce rate?

- Minimize flash scripts
- By process of elimination, find which plugin takes slows down your website.
- When possible, used smaller sized images
- Invest in a good website hosting service.

Did I forget to mention anything else that can help speed up your website?