10 Doable Steps to Speed Up Your WordPress Website Now
Did you know that 40% of internet users said that they will abandon a website that takes more than 3 seconds to load?
That’s of course very bad news for you, if your website is among the many that are slow loading.
It is bad not only because you loose those 40% of your visitors. Probably even worse is the fact that Google is recording that visitors bounce off your site, and will be punishing your website in the search result.
Yes, you read me right. Those precious positions you are trying to achieve and keep in Google’s search result – You’re flushed down the drain if your site is taking more than 3 seconds to load.
So go ahead right now and test your site: How long does it take to load my website?
Infographic: How to Speed Up Your WordPress Website
This infographic from our friends over at WP Shrug will show you 10 doable steps towards a faster WordPress website.
None of these steps are too demanding for you to do them during this week.
And I promise you – it will be well worth the effort!
Just imagine that 40% of your visitors will not hit the back-arrow and return to Google.
No, they will stay and have a chance to get in love with your content.
Honestly, why bother making great content if you don’t even get a chance to show it?
So buckle up and get into it!
By the way - nr. 2 below is not hard. A good hosting provider will do the migration for you, with no struggle from your side.
And hey, we're giving all our clients 1 000 free credits with the excellent ShortPixel Image Optimizer plugin, so you can optimize 1 000 images with lossless or lossy compression automatically from within WordPress. We have tested three image optimization plugins over here.
Now, let's dive in to the infographic.
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