How can you make your blog fast for free. So here’s the collection of free plugins to help you make your blog load faster, actually after using these plugins and services your website will now load amazingly faster then ever it used to. All the plugins are compatible with latest version of wordpress and they are easy to use except few one of them.
The Problems faced by slow blogs. Google will surely not give you better search positioning for any keyword. You will lose customers and subscribers. You lose your money.
Google mainly and other search engines have been considering page load times as one among their criteria for giving page-rank. Since 1990 page load time has been one of the most factor for getting better search engine’s result positioning.
Now from the side of consumers : eBay loses 1% sales for every 1 second they page load time increases. According to Google 82% of customers will leave your website without even entering it if it doesn’t loads within 2 seconds. Today market is changing and internet is just so portable. Everyone wants the information in their desired place and in their desired device, that is mobiles, tables, laptops etc. When it comes to mobile then every byte optimization is necessary.
So lets make you blog load faster
1 ) WP Super cache : This wordpress plugin empowers blogvkp.com and many other thousands of blogs and websites. I love this plugin very much because of its functionality along with maintained simplicity. Unlike W3Total cache this plugin is updated with WordPress. WP super cache have lots of features to modify, but they all are very simple to understand and implement. It also supports CDN services and can force the custom HTTP request rules. Just like w3total cache, you can set the minification of HTML in super cache, but for that you have to upload Minify and WPSCMin into the custom plugin folder within the super cache plugin folder.
3 ) Cloudflare : This is the world’s best free CDN service provider. I am using this service and its just so awesome. I love cloudflare, since it helps me to decrease my server load, it distributes my cached files on 14 different servers world wide, reduces my bandwidth and finally protect my website from hackers. Check the complete review on cloudflare. Cloudflare has its own personal official plugin which helps
5 ) WP-Smush.it : Images are the major cause to increase the page load. But yahoo’s smush.it can help you. Its the service provided by yahoo corporation. This service helps you to decrease the size of you image without compromising with its size and appearance. You have to just install the plugin and you have to get the API. Once done, you just have to start this service and it will upload the files from your server to yahoo and then will replace it with original image file. Remember that your GIF may be converted to PNG format. Smush.it actually removes all the metadata from the image, removes the unused colors from indexed images, compress JPEG to better level. Using this service can really help your make your blog load faster.