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The key ingredients for WordPress performance that we discussed in WP-Tonic 105 are hosting (because the most important optimization happens on the server side), using a CDN, caching plugins, image compression, and eliminating unnecessary overhead (unused or poorly-coded plugins, for instance). Continue Reading WP-Tonic 105: Speeding Up WordPress From Slow Dog To Young Speed Machine
Switching to PHP 7 didn’t make my site 3x faster–but it did shave 1.2 seconds off my page load time, and I was able to improve that further with WP Rocket. Continue Reading So how much faster IS PHP 7?