The new year started with one simple but exciting resolution, here at WP Rocket headquarters: getting to know our customers even better. Our plugin grew at an incredible rate over […]
When it comes to decreasing your website’s load times, one aspect that’s often overlooked is your DNS and how quickly it responds. DNS (Domain Name System) is the part of […]
Last update: June 2019. With images typically accounting for 50% of an average webpage’s weight, anything you can do to optimize your images not only saves you space on your […]
Creating a localhost environment for WordPress can save you a ton of time. Learn how to do it, along with our top 3 recommendations for web server software.
Today we are releasing our 2018 Year In Review, highlighting the top moments of a successful and lively year at WP Rocket. WP Rocket’s 2018 in numbers 2018 was a […]
When it comes to caching, there are a lot of different types. There’s browser caching and page caching, not to mention mobile and user caching. If you’re using WP Rocket, […]
This is a guest post. Opinions and recommendations are the author’s own and not necessarily those of WP Rocket. What if I said you could double your WordPress site’s page […]
A question the folks at WP Rocket are often asked is: “Should I use Cloudflare?” It’s not at all surprising—WP Rocket offers Cloudflare integration to help the CDN’s users quickly […]
In November 2018, Google released v5 of its PageSpeed Insights API, now powered by Lighthouse: discover what changed and how to read the new audit in our in-depth guide.
Last Update: August 2019 I recently got an email from Google informing me that mobile-first indexing had been enabled for my website. After initially panicking (“Gah! My traffic is going […]
Optimized the website front-end and it’s still loading slowly? It's time to look at your time to first byte (TTFB). Learn what is it and how to optimize it.
Maybe you’re choosing a new web host or simply curious about what’s “normal.” Whatever the reason, understanding disk space and how much you need for your WordPress website is an […]
Learn all about how GZIP compression works, how to check if it’s enabled on your WordPress site, and how to switch it on if it’s not in this in-depth guide.
How do you measure website performance? There’s a lot of information online about how to optimize websites, but how do you really know when you’ve done enough? To help developers […]
Animated GIFs, more than any other digital file format, have captured the hearts and minds of online users. But man, they’re so damn hard to optimize! I once spent an […]