Making WordPress faster – tip #2

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Minimizing number of http requests is the key to better response time. After displaying a page/post view page source and see how many javascripts and css files had been loaded. If you use many plugins this number could be quite large. There is one plugin which can really help.

Better WordPress Minify by OddOneOut integrates the Minify engine into your WordPress blog. Once enabled, this plugin will combine and compress JS and CSS files to improve page load time.

It may or it may not work with all default settings. You should selectively exclude some scripts and/or css files if you get undesirable results. Be patient and you will be rewarded!

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