There are many things that can impair the performance of WordPress if not set up or used correctly.
Plugins are an amazing capability of WordPress, but not used judiciously, they can become a burden to the website.
It is extremely common that lower quality off-the-shelf plugins are not optimised for a performance environment.
Caching is a critical aspect of any website solution. There are multiple layers from web server, database, and WordPress caching that can be tuned.
It is extremely common to used shared hosting space to save money, but these solutions often come with significant performance limitations.
How would we start the process of optimising your WordPress website?
It’s difficult to run an assessment on your existing hosting environment. Reviewing your code on our systems will instantly see if your server infrastructure is the problem or not.
Our technical audit will interrogate what aspects of the systems are running poorly, or are running too many database queries.
Our assessment will land on whether the server environment or the code needs fixing. Further there will likely be independent actions that can be taken that can improve performance.
Each of our recommendations will have an effort to benefit consideration. We will explain what in our opinion is commercially practical steps to make.
Surf Life Saving couldn’t take their slow infrastructure anymore. The slow speed was impeding the normal user experience.
- Server migration
- Improved page caching systems
- Instant 15% increase in conversion rate
With our Digital Strategist we will discuss: