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how to speed up your site

Understanding Content Delivery Networks (CDN)

Content Delivery Networks (CDN) have been around for years, and as long as they’ve been around, there has been some confusion as to what they are and their purpose. In today’s post, we will show exactly how a CDN can help your business by looking into how Cloudflare implemented this technology. What Is a Content Delivery […]

Understanding GTmetrix Reports for Speed Analysis

One of the go-to tools for analyzing a website’s loading speed is called GTmetrix. They are one of the most-used service providers for loading speed analysis reports, alongside Pingdom and Google Pagespeed Insights. Since I do loading speed optimization for a living, I want to take some time and explain how to understand the GTmetrix […]

Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your WooCommerce Website and Boosting Sales

Your WooCommerce website will convert more browsers to buyers when it’s optimized for performance and functionality. Your customers demand an intuitive and pleasurable experience, and you should too. There are many ways to optimize a website, and this guide covers three foundational categories: speed, operation, and add-ons. It suggests strategies and offers resources for trimming […]

5 Ways to Design Your eCommerce Site for Conversions

Everyone wants their eCommerce site to convert better. A lot of work goes into an eCommerce site, and boosting the conversion rate can mean more profit from that initial effort. But to really maximize those efficiencies, you have to design your eCommerce site for conversions. Chris Lema, the vice president of products and innovation at […]

7 Ways to Make Your WooCommerce Store Faster

If you are a store owner running on Liquid Web’s Managed WooCommerce Hosting, then you are already benefiting from a number of focused optimizations, all designed to make sure your store is lightning fast. But what if you are a WooCommerce store owner that is not ready for a specialized product?   Whether you are […]

How To Speed Up Your WordPress Website: Make Fewer http Requests, Add Expires Headers, gzip Compression and More

Poor website performance is expensive. According to Kissmetrics, an e-commerce site making $100,000 per day can lose up to $2.5 million a year for every extra second of load time. Fortunately, learning how to speed up your website and make big performance gains doesn’t have to be complicated. The first step, covered in What You […]

What You Need to Know About Improving Website Performance

The most important feature of your client’s website isn’t what’s on it: It’s how fast it loads. We like to think of features as the ultimate factor in determining a website’s value. Fair enough, given all the time we put into building them! But, features don’t matter if they go unused. And, if a site […]