This post will cover the basics of troubleshooting a slow WordPress site. This can become a rabbit hole if one so desires. However, the entrance to Wonderland still starts here no matter how far your heart desires to take you.
A slow website will is the first impression people will get simply because even if you you are dressed in an expensive suit and looking your best, if you cant get in the door for everyone to see you it simply won’t matter. In fact, most users on the internet have such short attention spans that if your site does not load within a few seconds, they are likely to not visit it again. Furthermore, Google and most other search engines also take website speed as a crucial factor when determining pagerank of a given website. Naturally, you need to fix things if you are seeing a slow WordPress website at your end.
Thankfully, WordPress in itself is fairly nimble out of the box. It does not operate slow of its own accord, and if optimized properly, “slow WordPress website” should be something that you’d never have to deal with. Continue reading
Migrating a WordPress website is often viewed as a hassle by many. However, if done the right way, a WordPress migration can be a smooth journey.
In this article, we will be taking a look at some of the top WordPress migration plugins. In addition to that, we will also be covering how you can use these WordPress migration plugins to easily and successfully migrate your WP site. Continue reading
A few weeks ago, WordPress 5.0.2 was released. This particular version, WordPress 5.0 to be precise, is dubbed as the biggest WordPress release so far. Among many other things, it brings Gutenberg to the core as the default WordPress editor. With Gutenberg on board, WordPress 5.0 is being termed by many as a game-changing release for the world’s most popular Content Management System.
But what exactly does WordPress 5.0 bring to the table? We will turn to Gutenberg in a while. For now, let’s focus on the other features that this new release of WordPress has to offer. Continue reading
WooCommerce is one of the most popular solutions for setting up an online eCommerce store. It is simple, easy to use and relies on WordPress which happens to be the world’s most popular Content Management System. Naturally, WooCommerce optimization is something that cannot be neglected or left to chance.
While optimizing WordPress is a different story altogether, WooCommerce optimization has its own requirements and measures that you can undertake. In this article, we will be discussing steps and measures you can take to conduct better WooCommerce optimization and get the most out of this amazing eCommerce solution. Continue reading
WordPress is a very robust and reliable Content Management System. Yet, at times, things can do wrong even in spite of WP’s robustness. One faulty plugin or a poorly-coded theme is all it takes to bring your site down. In such cases, how do you figure out what is wrong? Out of the tens of plugins that you have installed, which one do you pinpoint to be at fault? Query Monitor can make life easy for you in such scenario.
In this article, we will learn what Query Monitor is and how we can read its results to assess and analyze what might be going wrong on our WordPress website. Continue reading