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Why should you use a lazy loading plugin?

In general, lazy loading needs some programming skills. However, if you don’t have them, you can still use a lazy loading plugin to customize your lazy loading images and videos and make them load faster. After all, letting your visitors wait for your media to load is the shortest way to lose them. You definitely hate this.   Best 5 lazy loading WordPress plugin There are a lot of lazy loading WordPress plugins, but these 5 are the best ones for WordPress. let’s look at them: 1. a3 Lazy Load...
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How to Optimize Your Images with WP Smush and Its Alternatives

A slow website is a serious problem for any website owner, and images can be one of the factors causing this slow motion. Therefore, you need to optimise all your images to solve the problem, and this can be done using many WordPress plugins like WP Smush. Smush is one of the top plugins that help you optimise your images. Here, we will discuss how it works as well as its cons, pros and alternatives. What is WP Smush? In general, WP Smush can be defined as a plugin which...
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How to Minify CSS and JS Files in WordPress

Your website is made of many web pages and script files. This means a lot of HTML, CSS, and JS codes. Minification is to minimize the unnecessary codes to improve the speed of your website. As we know, the speed of your website is important to keep your visitors, improve the performance of your site, as well as to get a better ranking in the search engine. How to Minify CSS and JavaScript Files in WordPress Minifying CSS and JavaScript files in your WordPress is important and can be done...
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Apr

30


How to use Caching Plugins?

To optimize your website loading speed, you have to use caching plugins. W3 Total Cache Plugin and Autoptimize Plugin are the best caching plugins for WordPress. They help you by caching, minify and CDN support. Let's learn how to install and use them. How to optimize your website by caching with W3 Total Cache with your WordPress? Open your WordPress dashboard. Click “Plugins” in the left side menu, then select“Add new” to add W3 total cache. Type the plugin name in the search box and click the search icon. You...
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What are the types of Hosting and How to choose a Good Hosting?

Every WordPress needs a domain and hosting. The stronger and more secure your hosting is, the better your website will be. Therefore, you should choose a hosting that meets your budget and needs at the same time. When it comes to hosting options, you find many types of web hosting available in the market. Each has unique features to make your experience as successful as possible. Let's know more about these types in this article.   Main types of hostings Hostings are one of the main constituents of your website....
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Apr

30


How to Test Your Site Performance

The best tool to test your site performance is Google PageSpeed Insights. It is a totally free tool that can help every website owner to find all the problems in his website and help him to fix them. It is very easy to test your site performance with Google PageSpeed Insights. All you need to do is to follow these tips: Visit the site which tests the performance: Google PageSpeed Insight Type the URL of your webpage. Click Analyze Button This tool takes a few seconds only to analyze your...
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Apr

30


Why are social sharing buttons important?

Social share buttons allow your readers as well as customers to share the content they liked on your website or their eCommerce purchases on their social media accounts. This includes Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Reddit or other social platforms. More than 3% of readers like to share content while 52% of online shoppers do the same. Therefore, such buttons act as a free promotion of your website.   Where should we place social share buttons and why? Experts have different perspectives when it comes to the location of sharing buttons....
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What are 404 Error Pages and How to Optimize Them?

A 404 error page is a popular problem which faces website owners due to many reasons. This may be caused by removed content, mistyped links, problems in the server, etc… Thus, this ends with the visitor clicking the back button and may never come back again. This is a serious problem which you may ignore thinking that it can't be solved. Well! This is wrong. Actually, you can optimize your 404 error page in many ways that will make your visitor happy as well as you. How to optimize a 404...
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Apr

30


Why Do You Need to Keep Your URL Short?

One of the main SEO best practices is to keep your URL short. Actually, you will get a 20% better performance with short URLs than with tall ones. This happens for many reasons. Let's explain them in detail.   Search engine-friendly URL Having a tall URL makes it harder for Google to find your content, read, understand and index it especially if you have unnecessary parameters included in the link. With a tall URL, your website seems disorganised, difficult for search engines, complex, containing non-user-friendly symbols, having subfolders, etc… Additionally,...
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How to Check if Your Site is Mobile-Friendly

More than 70% of visitors to websites come from mobiles, therefore, it is crucial to have a mobile-friendly website to give your visitors the best user experience. If you ignore this feature, you will lose a big number of visitors. If you didn’t check whether your website is mobile-friendly or not, you should do it now. Don’t worry, this is very easy using the Search Console's Mobile-Friendly Test Tool. This incredible tool is fast and easy to use. How to test whether your site is mobile-friendly To test if your...
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