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April 5th in Wordpress Plugins by .

WordPress makes it so easy to build a website and bring your business online. Not everyone can afford a premium web hosting service. Even if you have a fast dedicated server, you should put some effort into making your website faster and more responsive. One way to do that is to optimize image performance on your site. These 7 WordPress plugins help with that:

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Hammy: speeds up your website by generating and serving the most appropriate version of your images. It offers a better user experience to your visitors. [click to continue…]

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February 21st in Wordpress Plugins by .

We all would love our sites to load as fast as possible. If your site is too slow, you are going to have a difficult time keeping people coming back to your site for more. Your rankings in the SERPs could also suffer if you don’t do anything about your slow site. We have already covered plenty of ways one can go about making a WordPress site faster. Here are 6 quick ways to get started:

Lazy load videos: this is a no brainer. If you have added lots of YouTube videos to your website, you should consider this approach to make your pages load faster. [click to continue…]

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December 22nd in Wordpress Plugins by .

All WordPress webmasters try multiple themes and plugins before deciding which ones to choose to power their website. Errors happen all the time. Even if you have the best themes and plugins, you could always end up with errors. If you are not tracking these errors, you are not going to be able to fix them. WP Error Fix is a useful plugin that tracks WordPress errors related to plugins and themes.

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September 2nd in Performance by .

We all want our site to run as fast and smoothly as possible. That is not always possible without doing some tweaks to your database or scripts you are running. Before you get there, you need to figure out whether your site has a problem. Once you know what the problem is and what’s causing it, you will have an easier time addressing it. Here are 6 plugins you can use to monitor your site’s performance:

P3 (Plugin Performance Profiler): this plugin analyzes the plugins you are running on your website and shows you how they impact your site’s load time.

GTmetrix: GTmetrix is one of our favorite tools for measuring site speed and performance. This official plugin integrates the service with WordPress. It lets you run reports, receive alerts, and do much more from within WordPress.

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March 8th in Wordpress Plugins by .

Having a slow WordPress site is not something you should live with in this day and age. Nobody knows how harsh Google and other search engines are on slow sites. We know for a fact that Google cares about how fast sites are though. Having a speedy site does offer a better experience to your visitors, which is what matters. Figuring out what is slowing down your WordPress site does not have to be a challenge. The P3 Plugin is an awesome script that measures your plugins’ performance and shows you which ones may be slowing down your site.

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