Building the fastest ecommerce site in Greece

Here is the success story of how, together with my friend Nikos Orfanos, we managed to build the fastest e-shop in the Greek market

Dimitris Vayenas
9 min readMay 6


How fast is the fastest?

As numbers speak louder than words, please consider the following metrics:

GT Metrics:

Performance of variable product with 150 variations

GT Metrix Report: (link will expire in 6 months)

Homepage performance

GT Metrix report: (link will expire in 6 months)

Google Pagespeed metrics:

Desktop Metrics for product with 150 variations
Mobile metrics for product with 150 variations

Report here:

History of the project:

As you may remember, I had a few publications here regarding the optimization of web pages.



Dimitris Vayenas

Ageing researcher of Theoretical Computer Science trying to model & quantify opacity based at Exeter College, Oxford