Much Ado About Performance

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I think I may have finally read one too many posts on “how-to-make-your-WordPress-site-faster”. It is true that the monotonous litanies, their vaguely suspect tone of link-bait, have had at least one positive side-effect on me: they’ve convinced me that nothing beats looking at your code with the umost attention, and reading whichever documentation is available. The other side-effect being, of course, to stop reading embarrassing fluff; how many more times do I need to read infinite variations of “minimize-css-on-top-javascript-at-bottom-install-cache-plugin”? None. Yes, of course there is another kind, one which I…read more