Check out How To Speed Up Your WordPress Website Infographic by our friends from wpshrug.com. When talking about website speed, a lot of publishers – WordPress user or not – will argue that it is indeed an important factor that has to be sustained consistently for the reason that it can directly impact the users experience.
Did you know that a blank WordPress website’s average loading time (without any plugins installed) is only around 400 milliseconds (depending on hosting and configuration), where as one with up to 20 plugins can increase this time by 3.00+ seconds, which is more than enough time to result in 40% of website visitors abandoning the site all together.
Please see below as they’ve put together an infographic on 10 ways you can speed up your WordPress website. This should come in handy when wanting to take immediate action, catering to your websites visitors to ensure that they stay past the initial loading time and actually see the amazing information, products, or service you have to offer.