What is TTFB (Time to First Byte)

TTFB Time to First Byte

Time to First Byte, and NOT Time for First Byte, is the length of time that passes after a user submits a request to a web server before a web browser receives the first byte of data. When you click on a link to a website while browsing the internet, your web browser sends a … Read more

WordPress Themes that Kill Your Speed

wp themes speed killers

Page speed is important for UX, SEO, and traffic. Notes – Actual conditions reported from real sites (no Themeforest demo sites). These are live sites with traffic, usually hosted on unregulated servers, most of them designed with page builders, which is the norm today, and bloated with plugins. Let’s check what’s going on with the … Read more

How To Optimize Your Website with PageSpeed Insights

pagespeed insights

Optimizing the speed and performance of your website is critical for providing a great user experience and enhancing search engine results. Google PageSpeed Insights is a tool that can help you examine your website’s performance and make optimization recommendations. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial for optimizing your website with PageSpeed Insights: To use PageSpeed Insights, go … Read more

How to optimize a WP database

Optimize a WordPress database

Make the WordPress database lean and fit to respond faster to queries and quickly load pages  Optimized Databases Pave The Road for 90+ Website Speed I tune the database performance to the point it yields a fast system response time. The positive effects of SQL optimization can be seen immediately, the site renders the pages more quickly, … Read more

What are the Core Web Vitals

What are the Core Web Vitals

Core Web Vitals is a set of metrics that measure the user experience on a website in terms of speed, responsiveness, and visual stability. They were introduced by Google in May 2020 as a part of its broader efforts to improve user experience on the web and indirectly, affect search engine rankings. Here is a screenshot … Read more