Adding Delay to Network Requests

Approach 1: Network throttling feature of DevTools. Available in Chrome, Firefox and Edge.

Long press the reload icon to see advanced reload options
Long press the reload icon to see advanced reload options

It is important to empty cache to examine the page as a first time visitor.

Approach 2: Server Side Delay — Using public APIs to add delay in requests

https://app.requestly.io/delay/<delay_in_millisecods>/<URL_to_delay>

Method 3: ClientSide Delay — Using Requestly browser extension (Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Opera, Brave)

Delay HTTP(s) Requests using Requestly
Delay HTTP(s) Requests using Requestly
Delay Network Requests rule in Requestly App

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