Category Archives: WordPress Page Speed

Website Page Speed Case Study | Employee Time Clocks

Website Page Speed Case Study | Employee Time Clocks

The owner of Employee Time Clocks contacted us because he was looking for a WordPress Expert. The website was not performing well, no purchases were getting completed, it was slow loading and had some minor problems with appearance. Background EmployeeTimeClocks.net was built to replace an aspx website (Microsoft Active Server Pages). The new website was… Continue Reading

WPTechGuru has a New Logo

WPTechGuru has a New Logo

 In case you noticed the changes in the logo recently we recently learned that WordPress trademarked the name “WordPress” which was not trademarked in the past so we made an immediate decision to change our branding. After several evolutions we have settled on the one you see today. Going forward WPTechGuru will be the only… Continue Reading

Myths and Lies about Fast WordPress Themes

Myths and Lies about Fast WordPress Themes

I’ve researched “Fastest WordPress Themes” for many years as a Page Speed fanatic. The sites we build at Frank’s Designs are built with fast, clean themes with no bloat. So why are bloated WordPress themes considered “fast?” The YES argument If you consider that these themes load 50 – 200+ code files, fonts and images (called “requests”)… Continue Reading

Page Speed Case Study for Aikido Sarasota

Page Speed Case Study for Aikido Sarasota

Aikido Sarasota had a recent rebuild of their website in early 2016. For the original rebuild the designer used Maniva Fitness; a WordPress theme targeting gyms and similar businesses. The website suffered from slow page speeds and usability problems because it was on low cost hosting. Upon login I immediately noticed that Visual Composer was… Continue Reading

Website SEO Improvement and Speed up Case Study

Website SEO Improvement and Speed up Case Study

Michael of Direct Inspections contacted WPTechGuru several months ago because he wanted better SEO results. While his website was somewhat well optimized there were many areas that could be improved. As part of our cursory review we suggested that Michael consider redesign of the website to improve site speed because that was an obvious problem based on… Continue Reading

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