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May 1st in Wordpress Plugins by .

All savvy webmasters know the importance of lazy loading images and videos to make their sites run faster. If you know a bit of coding, you can make all kinds of tweaks to your site to speed things up. Plugins such as Velocity can also help. It lazy loads embedded videos and audio. It replaces iFrames with a custom media preview image. Only when users click on the preview image, the requested iFrame is loaded.

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January 13th in Wordpress Plugins by .

Disqus is one of the most popular comment management systems around. It is not perfect, but many top websites continue using it. If your site gets a lot of comments, its performance could suffer though. Disqus Conditional Load for WordPress is a handy plugin that lets you load Disqus on demand.

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September 8th in Performance, Wordpress Plugins, Wordpress Tips by .

Many webmasters add YouTube, Vimeo, and other video content to their website. Some of these embedded videos could slow down your site and make it less responsive for your visitors. By lazy loading videos in WordPress, you will be able to provide your visitors with a smoother browsing experience. Here are 4 plugins that lazy load YouTube / Vimeo videos:

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Lazy Load for Videos: it speeds up your website by replacing embedded videos with a clickable preview image. It works for YouTube and Vimeo videos. [click to continue…]

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September 4th in Wordpress Plugins, Wordpress Tips by .

Many bloggers and journalists post YouTube videos in their posts to provide more value to their readers. You don’t want YouTube and Vimeo videos to slow down your website though. Lazy Load for Videos is one of many plugins you can take advantage of to lazy load videos on your website. It replaces each embedded video with a clickable preview image but does not take away from your visitors’ experience. [click to continue…]

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September 17th in Wordpress Plugins by .

Videos can make your website look more engaging. There are plenty of websites that offer embeddable videos. Too many videos on your site could slow it down unless you lazy load them. These 3 plugins take care of that for you:

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Lazy Load for Videos: speeds up your website by replacing embedded YouTube and Vimeo videos with a clickable preview image to make your site more responsive. [click to continue…]

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February 19th in Wordpress Plugins by .

Video marketing should be a big part of your content marketing plan. You can provide more value to your visitors by adding magnetic and informative videos to your site. YouTube videos could slow down your pages though (especially if you include too many of them on each page). Lazy loading YouTube videos is one way to speed up your website. These 2 YouTube plugins allow you to add videos to your posts and lazy load them to keep your site fast:

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Lazy Load for Videos: improves page load times by replacing embedded YouTube videos with a clickable preview image. Supports videos from Vimeo.com. [click to continue…]

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