Clean WordPress database - 7 tips with checklist

The phrase "less is faster" explains in three words why it is worthwhile for you to clean up your WordPress database. How you can proceed and what you should pay attention to, we explain in this article. We start with the basics to understand what a WordPress database is and how it is built. So ... read more

New Ebook: Make WordPress Faster

Your WordPress website or online store is slow? Then you are wasting a lot of potential. Not only your visitors are annoyed by the slow loading times, you may also lose visibility in Google. Our new e-book Making WordPress Faster - written by Saša Ebach - guides you step by step to better performance for WordPress and WooCommerce. If ... read more

Video Hosting: The Ten Best Providers of 2023 in Comparison

Videos have become an indispensable part of the Internet. They attract the attention of users and generate a lot of traffic on your website. However, if you host them yourself, they also put a strain on your server - and can have a negative impact on the performance of your website. To prevent large video files from crippling your website, ... read more

WordPress Hosting Comparison 2023: What Do Our 250+ Website Speed Tests Show?

Generic web host, WordPress hosting or managed hosting - what do you have to look out for? In our WordPress hosting comparison, we have tips on important topics such as WordPress performance, security and support in the bag and show you what really matters when it comes to WordPress hosting! WordPress hosting comparison based on meaningful criteria - how does it work? For the comparison ... read more

How Your WordPress Website Survives 75,000 Requests per Minute

WordPress already has by now a global market share of over 65 percent among content management systems (CMS). Nevertheless, some observers still look down on WordPress as a small CMS. But WordPress does not have to hide at all - especially not when it comes to high performance. What WordPress can do here, we show you today. How your magazine survives 75,000 ... read more

How to Properly Measure the Loading Time of Your Website

How fast does my website load? This is one of the key questions in performance, UX and search engine optimization. When answering this question, you should rely on the right tools. Because only a few tools provide really good data. On the web, there are some great overview articles about tools that can easily and, most importantly, free of ... read more

Essential: Don't Forget WordPress Caching

Not only a good WordPress hosting improves the loading time of your website - without proper caching WordPress websites are agonizingly slow. That's why in this article we'll explain to you what types of WordPress caching there are, how they work and how you can use caching on your WordPress websites. Surely you know the problem that people have in ... read more

WordPress Migrations Made Easy – How to Ensure a Smooth Migration

There are many reasons to change your web host. One of the most common reasons is the server location, because German or European servers are easier to handle regarding GDPR . Also a common reason is the performance. A specialized web host will provide better conditions for your website and make it faster. Also a factor that should not be underestimated is ... read more

Why Do WordPress Websites Become Slow?

Many do not ask themselves until it is far too late why their website is too slow. You need to understand the basics presented here to be able to optimize WordPress effectively. If your WordPress is slow, it can have fatal consequences for your online business: Fast websites are generally more popular, generate better interaction and ultimately higher conversions and sales. But ... read more