Based on the studies related to the percentage of a particular CMS usage, at the moment the most popular CMS is WordPress. This engine is very convenient to use, it allows you to create almost any functionality for a short period of time and a huge number of free themes and plugins completely make this CMS a sequence higher than all the others.
But as everyone knows, everything has its shortcomings and WordPress is no exception. Some website owners began to notice that their websites for some reason were loaded long enough and this negatively affected their users. Studies show that from 2000 to 2016 the average level of human attention decreased from 12 to 7 seconds. Therefore, online business owners have very little time to attract attention.
What tools can help you checking the speed of the website, you wonder?
One of the most popular services is PageSpeed Insights – Google Developers; this tool allows you to check the website in seconds.
Another very useful source with more detailed information regarding your website is https://gtmetrix.com/. Here you can find detailed instructions what specifically you need to improve so that your website becomes one of the fastest again.
Usually, the developers themselves increase the download speed since the following things cannot always be clear to business owners. The main impact on speed is provided by such factors as changing hosting using SSD drives, optimizing images, enabling the W3 Total Cache caching plugin, optimizing the website database, removing old revisions, enabling server-side file compression, enabling cache for static files on the browser side.
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