April 7, 2019 — My talk / presentation will be a exploratory walkthrough of setting up a demo WordPress site and optimising the website’s speed.
Various optimisation techniques will be covered in the talk:
1) Image optimisation
2) Plugin(s) and code performance
3) Minification and combining scripts and styles
4) Caching – database and pages
5) Content Delivery Networks
6) CloudFlare – Minification, Polish, Mirage and Railgun
7) Google PageSpeed module for Apache
I will have set up a few different versions of the test website on a series of subdomains. Each version will contain the optimisations that I experiment. Each subdomain will be tested using Google PageSpeed and GTMetrix. Screen shots will be shown through slides. Test result links will be added to the slides.
June 19, 2017 — Siddharth Ashok is currently working with Indian-Swedish Web agency WebbDesinger aka Next Big Thing, as Front-End and WordPress developer. He discussed how to optimize your WordPress site, that would include some tips for basic server-side optimisation, best practices to follow that would make a site fast, optimizing images and files, tools to measure and optimize site’s speed, and avoiding bad practices that make a site slow, etc.
December 1, 2016 — Digambar Pradhan is WordPress Developer and Team Lead at Web Experts Nepal. He gave a talk about the importance of speed and security to their website, as well as share general guidelines and best practices.
October 27, 2016 — Panel discussion on WordPress Securityand Speed
With our speakers Paul Goodchild (WordPress security plugin author), Juan Felipe Rincón (Google Search Quality team) and Stephen Kinkaid (Big Wet Fish).
October 18, 2016 — How-to make sites fast.
October 13, 2016 — Talk culturale e esplorativo sulle Web Performance, fatto al WordPress Meetup di Torino il 12 ottobre 2016.
Il web lo facciamo tutti noi, per altre persone come noi, e anche se questo argomento, insieme all’accessibilità e alla sicurezza, può sembrare il meno «sexy», dovreste preoccuparvene non meno di che tema e plugin usare sul vostro sito, proprio per il rispetto delle persone che poi visitano i siti che fate e per rendere tutti insieme il web un posto migliore!
October 12, 2016 — WordPressはイメージのみのCDN化であれば(プラグイン等により)簡単に実現できます。一方、(動的に生成される)HTMLファイルを含めたサイト全体へのCDN適用では、いろいろなトラブル(ページがキャッシュされない、wp-adminがキャッシュされて操作ができない)が発生します。
July 1, 2016 — The average web page takes fifteen seconds to load, this can lower the PageSpeed score to the low 30s. Working together web designers and devs can make sites readable in two seconds, working towards a web seven times faster.
Find out how to get a PageSpeed score in the 90s. What are the rules you have to follow, what are those you have to break?
October 21, 2015 — User’s of today’s web expect the sites they visit to be smooth, interactive, load quickly, and run well. The focus and priority of the Front End Developer, should be optimization of the front end experience for every site we create, for every device, and for every user.
In this talk, we will cover how front end performance affects User Engagement and Experience; best practices for performance driven front end development; and tools to measure front end performance.