Speed Up WordPress Site – Part 1
Why Should I speed up my Site ?
In today’s time, we require our site to be loaded in very short time. As nobody waits till your whole site is fully loaded. If your site is an eCommerce site then there are chances of decreasing valuable new customers due to long waiting of the site.
Nowadays Google also decrease your position in Website ranking. So you will not get proper site visit and turn less traffic towards the site.
How can I check my current site speed ?
You can check your current site speed whether it’s competitive to other concurrent websites or not with below trusted sites :
How can I speedup my WordPress site in very few minutes ?
You can also boost your site after applying following tricks and tips to the site without having any technical knowledge :
- Use W3 Total Cache or WP super cache plugin in your site
- Use gzip/http compression in w3 total cache
- Use Smush-it / Ewww Image Optimizer for reducing size of images
- Optimize site database with the help of WP-Optimize and WP-DBManager
- Minify your HTML by using WP Super Minify or other similer plugin
After applying all these plugins now you can check your site speed. Now you can see how your site is loaded in very short time duration.