[wp-hackers] New Codex page on WordPress Optimization

Matt Mullenweg m at mullenweg.com
Tue Sep 4 18:16:40 GMT 2007

Callum Macdonald wrote:
> I've been doing some research on WordPress optimisation and I whipped up 
> a new page on the Codex:
> http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Optimization

I would suggest going from biggest impact to smallest impact. Start with 
WP-Cache, get down to multiplier tweaks like a PHP accelerator and minor 
server stuff (query_cache), and end with front-end optimization, with a 
link to resources like:


It's probably also worth watching and linking to Barry's presentation 
from WordCamp:


Finally, Lightpress is a separate project which is mostly-not-compatible 
with WordPress, I don't think it should be suggested as an optimization 

Matt Mullenweg
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