Tips For Optimizing Page Speed When Using Drift

Hey there! I thought this would spark a good discussion about how others in the community are tackling this dreaded challenge of page speed! Our team loves using Drift as a sales tool, but we're also seeing that the script is pretty heavy on Mobile networks compared to other scripts. This is understandable due to the function it's providing.

So...let's work together on tips to improve this! I'm going to share a screenshot of my external scripts loading on the page. This was provided by Google's Page Speed Testing Tool:

As you can see here from our scripts, Drift is the largest external script - has anyone been able to implement any type of hack to minimize the size loading on pages? Also, how is the "size" identified? If we have less Playbook options or questions, would it reduce the size?


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