Getting Content Painted under 2 seconds on the Mobile Web

Jacky Efendi
Jul 30, 2020 · 9 min read

Google recently introduced Web Vitals, a collection of metrics that seek to provide unified guidance for quality signals for user experience on the web. This is a story of how we improved one of them: Largest Contentful Paint (LCP), on our mobile web homepage. Though, before we get into that, let’s have some introduction to Web Vitals.

What are Web Vitals?