Abiding in “light frames, great content” means I’m not limited by an arbitrary number of kilobytes. Some content needs to be bigger, commented, zoomed-in on, animated, felt, sung, interacted with, played. It’s not a zealous adherence to metrics, but a single question: “Does the content justify the kilobytes?”
Dave Rupert reconsiders what a great website means to him at the moment - which is the beginning of 2016. There's nothin to add, except to agree.