Many elements make a successful website: Design, content, SEO, mobile-friendliness — to name just a few. Yet, something that has become more and more important over time is website speed.
Consumers are impatient. If a website takes too long to load, they move on to something else. How long before they get itchy feet? Two seconds, that’s it.
The problem is exacerbated by the fact that visitors are mostly using mobile devices that often have a slower data connection than desktop and laptop computers.
As a consequence, WordPress users are hard pressed to make their sites as fast as possible. However, doing so can seem like a daunting task that requires a lot of technical knowledge.
To make it more accessible, in this article we will show you a few simple ways to make your WordPress website faster. However, instead of just telling you what to do, we will demonstrate everything with a practical example.
In the following, I will