I have been finding
As you can see on the screenshots above Busy.org is almost 6 times faster than Steemit.com.
Steemit has been getting over 100k daily visitors per day lately, so its understandable that Busy, which has a lot less traffic, would be faster. For now I am happy to have different GUI alternatives to browse and interact with the Steem Blockchain, but in the future I hope Steemit.com improves their load and response times.
*Posted from busy.org