Alex Shiels – WordPress by the Numbers

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  1. Frederick Townes

    About the W3 Total Cache vs WP Super Cache slide:

    1. The current release actually doesn’t necessarily handle the home page caching properly on some sites.
    2. Because W3 Total Cache is a Framework, it’s entirely possible and quite often the case based on support requests, that W3 Total Cache is changed from the default settings which for the vast majority of sites on shared hosting is a grave mistake.


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June 22, 2012

Alex is Reverse Engineer at Automattic where he has worked since 2007 as lead at Akismet. Based in Melbourne, Alex will give us a bit of a showcase on WordPress itself such as general stats about global WordPress usage, the number of sites running WP, version distribution, where they’re hosted, that sort of thing.

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