This article shows you how to improve website speed in under 5 minutes. Yes, it really is this fast and incredibly effective too. First, the reason why YOU MUST improve your website speed is simple: it improves your website visitor’s experience leading to longer visits and more sales, and secondly, Google says it is important for both Google Ads and Search Engine Optimisation:
Now that you have seen from the world’s biggest search engine that page load speed is vital for SEO and Google Ads, let me show you how I improved my website page loading in real-time, taking it from a speed of 54/100 to 70/100 in under 5 minutes!
On another of my websites the same process took my score from 45 to 79/100 in the same time. This seriously improves your WordPress Website Page Loading Speed:
Just ensure you back up your website before installing (good practice for all plugin installs).
Improvements Of Page Load Speed
Here is the before and after website page load speed test on another of my websites:
Finally, this was the best improvement of mobile page load speed, but sadly I didn’t screen grab the image of the first score before installing the plugin, which was in the mid 40’s, around 44/45 from memory.
But look at the speed after installing the plugin:
Setting Up WP Rocket To Improve Website Page Load Speed
I had no issues setting it up across my sites, but just in case, back up your site first.
Then, when that is done, go here to buy and download the Zip file licence for your website. You can buy the plugin for one site, three sites or unlimited depending on your needs. You can always test one but I bought three as I knew it was going to improve my sites.
Below is the set up process that I followed as I installed my plugin (or you can just let WP Rocket set all of its standard settings and you will still see a dramatic improvement in your website page load speed.
Once you have purchased WP Rocket go to Plugins on the left dash board, select Add New then Upload and upload your plugin from your zip folder.
MY CLIENTS CAN STOP AT THIS POINT AND I WILL TAKE CARE OF THE REST OF THIS PROCESS FOR THEM – JUST EMAIL ME TO LET ME KNOW IT IS INSTALLED AND READY TO GO
Then head to plugins/WP Rocket/Settings and select “Cache” from the left menu. Then select the settings shown in the image below:
Then head to File Optimisation and apply these settings:
Then let’s get that media optimised (always a big problem with website page loading speed:
Next, select Preloading and apply the setting below:
Finally, let’s clear up those comments (often spam from experience).
Head to Database then apply these settings:
Now you know what to do, here is the plugin: WP Rocket:>>