Figure 2.3 This page detail shows the power of simple page design. The bars represent the total
time required to load the various objects on the Yahoo! site.
Figure 2.4 This page detail shows the cost of building a more sophisticated page. True, the
Amazon site loaded in a quick 5 seconds, but on a client with a high-speed modem. Together,
these sites illustrate the power of simple web pages with few objects.