There are two complaints when a client is discussing the option of moving to WordPress.
- WordPress isn’t secure. Something I discussed in a previous blog post – Is WordPress Safe?
- How can I make my slow WordPress site faster? And besides being a recent blog post, we discuss that on this week’s BeBizzy Break Podcast.
Make WordPress Faster
Of all the things that will make customers leave your site before they consume any of your information, images, videos or any other sort of content, a slow loading site is #1 on the list.
Many things cause slow sites, and on today’s episode of the BeBizzy Break Podcast we will talk a bit about them.
- Making your server run better and serve up the pages quicker.
- Installing and turning on page caching to make sure returning visitors see pages faster
- Compressing and resizing images to decrease the file size being sent to the brower.
- Turning off and removing unused plugins and themes on the page to reduce the number of calls and possible security holes.
Speeding up WordPress is something that can be achieved if done correctly, so either get dirty and clean up your website, or contact BeBizzy Consulting today and we will take a look and see how we can decrease your page load times.
And as always, leave the technical stuff to us!