Graph of Media Temple vs Flywheel Speed Tests
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Moving from Media Temple to Flywheel — Plus a Quick Speed Comparison!

Managed WordPress hosting seems to be an increasingly competitive arena these days — which, from a customer’s point of view,

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How much difference does managed WordPress hosting make to speed?

Despite using both a caching plugin and a CDN (Content Delivery Network), ever since this blog began it’s been a

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How much difference does a CDN make to WordPress load speeds? – a real-life example!

Precisely how much faster a CDN (Content Delivery Network) will make your own particular website will depend on a number

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Media Temple’s Managed WordPress Hosting vs WP Engine – which is faster out of the box?

Largely inspired by a reply to a comment* I left on a recent post published on the official Media Temple

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How Fast/Slow Is Your WordPress Site?

How many times have you clicked through to a website that takes forever to load? First impressions count, and if

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CloudFlare vs MaxCDN – What They Offer And How They Differ…

Both CloudFlare and MaxCDN are incredibly popular services, and both can go a long way towards helping you increase the

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What is a CDN? — Infographic

Come across the term CDN and wondering what it means? In short, a CDN, or ‘Content Delivery Network‘, is a

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How to use Pingdom to Measure (and Monitor) the Speed and Performance of a Website – Effectively!

Regular readers may remember that a while back I reviewed one of my favorite website speed testing tools: GTMetrix. Speed

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Why Site Speed Matters – Infographic

How fast a website loads is a BIG DEAL. Why? Because almost all websites are created to fulfill a purpose

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MaxCDN Deal – Sign Up For A Year, Get Another Year Free!

As we’ve already mentioned in many of our previous posts, the speed of your website is extremely important. Why? Because

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How to use GTMetrix to Test a Website’s Speed – Effectively!

Site speed is arguably one of the most important metrics for any website — for some sites, the difference of

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How to Enable Browser Caching in WordPress

Your website’s speed plays a vital part in providing an optimum user experience. (Note: If you’re interested in learning how

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How To Enable GZIP Compression In WordPress

If you’ve been working with computers for any real length of time, you’ll likely already be familiar with compression. For

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How To Make WordPress Faster – Much Faster! A Simple Guide! (2020)

Website speed is a big deal. It has a direct influence on the chances of a visitor returning, conversion rates,

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How to Improve the Speed of my WooCommerce Store?

This is a guest post by Simon Tomkins of CommerceGurus – if you like the article, make sure to thank

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New Guide: How to Speed Up WordPress – A Beginner’s Guide

A major complaint we often here about WordPress (almost always from relatively inexperienced users) is that it’s slow – or