Website development has changed a lot, even in the last 5 years, and there are two major ways you can save money on your website. The first is re-using existing tools to get some great results; the second is keeping your site safe. Let me expand on these in the following article. The first – […]
It’s worth knowing that probably the single key performance improvement that can be done to a Magento site is to install a good caching mechanism so that website pages do not have to be recomputed regularly. These caches are often called Full Page Caches, or FPCs in abbreviated form, in Magento lingo, and are also […]
Speed is a particular problem with Magento sites, caused by the heavy “object-oriented” internals of Magento, and Magento site owners often struggle with performance particularly as a site grows and becomes more popular.
The points in this article, of course, apply equally to sites of any type; but more so to Magento where load times on shared servers can easily balloon out to 20-30 seconds for a home page.