WordPress Site Speed Up in 5 minutes

WordPress Site Speed Up in 5 minutes step by step:

Step 1 – Caching plugin

The plugin W3 Total Cache will cache and compress a load of files to reduce page download time.
  1. Log into WordPress as admin
  2. Plugins -> Add New -> Search ‘total cache’ -> Install ‘W3 Total Cache’
  3. Plugins -> Activate W3 Total Cache
  4. Under the new ‘Performance’ menu -> General Settings -> Select the following:
    1. Enable ‘Page cache’
    2. Enable ‘Minifiy’ (keep default settings)
    3. Enable ‘Browser cache’
  5. Click any ‘save all settings’ button
  6. Select ‘Empty the page cache’ notification if it appears at the top of the page
  7. Double check your WordPress site/blog to make sure everything is working

Step 2 – .htaccess modication (Apache server only)

Modifying the .htaccess file to tell the browser to cache and compress various files to reduce server load and improve page speed performance.
  1. FTP Download the .htaccess file from the root of your WordPress site
  2. Open the .htaccess file using your favourite text editor
  3. Copy and paste the below code at the end of the file and re-upload
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##### EXPIRE CACHING - LEVERAGE BROWSER CACHING #####
# Enable expirations
ExpiresActive On
# Set default expire time
ExpiresDefault "access 2 week"
# Specify expire time by file type
ExpiresByType image/jpg "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType image/jpeg "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType image/gif "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType image/png "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType text/css "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType application/pdf "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType text/x-javascript "access 1 month"
ExpiresByType image/x-icon "access 1 month"
## END EXPIRE CACHING ##
That’s it, all done – double check your site to make sure everything is working. Head over to Google PageSpeed Insights and enter your website address to get your Page Speed score.

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2 thoughts on “WordPress Site Speed Up in 5 minutes

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