This blog has covered many different tips and best practices for performance testing your website or app before big events, like Black Friday, the big game, and more. In this blog post, we want to offer you a few additional things to think about when load testing your website. Will these become your load testing resolutions for 2018? 1. Learn All You Can About Your Load Testing Tools There are lots of great open source load testing tools out there, like Apache JMeter™, Locust, Gatling, and Grinder, just to name a few. But are you maximizing the options these tools can provide you? There might be features in these tools that fit the exact gaps you have when performance testing, which you might be dealing with today by ignoring or with complex workarounds.