Optimise your WordPress Website

Posted in Tutorials by admin on 02 May 2017

At CMS Launcher, we are serious about the speeds our clients get for their website, specially WordPress websites. Here are some of the tweaks you can do-it-yourself to increase the speed of your website.

Compress Content

By default, your website is showing uncompress content to users’ browsers. You can enable a simple option in the cPanel to enable compressed content.

Login to your cPanel account and search for “Optimise Website” option.

Now, click on “Compress All Content” and hit “Update Settings”

Thats it! Try opening your website now and feel the difference.

Use PHP 7

Some users have reported 100% performance enhancement compared to previous PHP versions by switching to this latest release. If you are using WordPress hosting with us, making the switch to PHP 7 is waiting for click of a button.

Login to your cPanel and locate “Select PHP Version” tool.

Then, select PHP 7 from the dropdown as shown below and hit “Save as current”.

Simple enough? To read more about PHP versions and PHP modules read our knowledge base

This space will be updated with more tips and tricks about to how speed up your website.