PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Ever feel like the internet is getting slower?
According to data tracked by HTTP Archive, the average time to download a website has increased.READ MORE: Mayor Jim Kenney Hopes President Biden's Infrastructure Deal Could Help Job Training Programs In Philadelphia
Experts say that’s because the average size of a website is nearly double what it was three years ago.READ MORE: 'Survivor' Contestant Michelle Yi Describes Frightening Santa Monica Assault
Videos, pictures, embedded tracking tools and increased website security also contribute to slower speeds.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Officials Show Off Thousands Of Guns In Largest Single-Day Gun Buyback Ever
Online traffic is also up, thanks to mobile devices such as tablets.