Is Cloudflare APO Effective on AMP Pages ?

In an earlier case-study we have seen the benefits of Cloudflare APO on reducing TTFB and FCP times. The Core Web Vitals were also green, when there were no video or display ads. The initial page request is served more quickly to the client, when using the APO feature. For a free Cloudflare plan, it costs only $5/month. If you are on a slow host, this improves the page load time and optimizes the font …

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Website Speed Test with and without PageSpeed Ninja and Cloudflare APO

Website load time is based on several factors. The server configuration, number of plugins, CDN used, static files, dynamic assets and many others. You can eliminate render blocking JavaScript and CSS above the fold using optimization plugins. PageSpeed Ninja is one powerful wordpress site speed optimization plugin. It has very few settings and many of them are automated. This gives the website owner not to dwell on the technicalities of optimization rules and concentrate on …

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PageSpeed Ninja and Cloudflare APO – Speed Up WordPress Website

Two things come to my mind, when I check the pagespeed of a web page. Is the site loading slow? How to Improve the WordPress site speed optimization? I’m not a developer or tech junkie who can play with the PHP code of my site. Also Read – Railgun and Auto-Minify in Cloudflare – Their Role in Web Page Load Speed (Case-Study) So for cache and minification I tried using several plugins. But most of them …

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Optimize Images – Improve Google PageSpeed and Reduce Server Load [Case-Study]

To get faster page load times, image optimization is a key feature. Simple things like compressing the images can save a lot of CPU, RAM and bandwidth. Consider the round trip time for each image to be loaded. Automatic Image compress is one of the advantages of image optimization tools. No need of doing it manually. Select the directories and bulk smush of all your image are done . Search Engines play a major role …

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Case Study – Influence of WordPress Plugins on Website Speed

WordPress plugins are small snippets of code which can be installed for better functionality and productive purposes. There are more than 50,000 plugins to provide the necessary aesthetic, SEO and other features. To install them you can directly use the WordPress dashboard or download from the main WordPress.org website. There are pro and cons of using WordPress plugins. If they are not properly coded, it can cause security breach to your website. Also SQL injection …

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PageSpeed Ninja vs SG Optimizer – Which is the Best WordPress Cache Plugin

Google had made it clear that page loading time is a key factor in ranking web pages. Organic traffic is dependent on SERP positions. So the higher you rank, the better will be your blog traffic. There are different ways to optimize wordpress website speed for better ranking to getting conversions, sales and sign-ups. The average page load times depend on various factors like number of JS, CSS, HTMl resources included in it. Read Related …

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Railgun and Auto-Minify in Cloudflare – Their Role in Web Page Load Speed (Case-Study)

The importance of web page loading speed can be seen in Google rankings. The holy grail of every web site and blog is to reduce the page load speed to below 3 secs. As you have seen in my other case-study, a 1 second delay in loading speed can take away millions of dollars or even billions. Bloggers who are using WordPress know the importance of web page optimization. If they can reduce the number …

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[Solution] WordPress Dashboard very slow after Updates

Wordpress Panel Slow

Recently I updated many of my sites to WordPress 3.9.1. To my astonishment, the edits, saves, deletes in WordPress Admin Panel were very slow. —————————————————————————————— Update: The current WordPress version is 5.6. Many of the security bugs and errors were fixed in the latest version. I also observed that HostGator is not fast enough as other hosting servers. I have tried InMotionHosting, SiteGround and DreamHost. These were quite fast enough. Also, shared hosting can give …

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