[wp-hackers] Slow loading WordPress

Jerry Johnson jmiloj at gmail.com
Tue Dec 2 04:58:47 GMT 2008

FWIW, yslow is telling me 3.717 seconds for your page load.

And it felt zippy.

(ff3, windows xp, comcast cable connection)

On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 11:51 PM, Jacob Santos <wordpress at santosj.name>wrote:

> I guess you are joking, but I will bite. I will say you make the
> wpsf-js.php be cached and check to see if you can compress the JS file or
> pack it. Send word to the plugin author about the speed decrease or just
> deactivate the plugin.
> Jacob Santos
> Peter van der Does wrote:
>> I have friend who has a site that is extremely slow in loading, we
>> tried WordPress 2.3.x 2.5.1, 2.6.5. The original site ran 2.3.1 when it
>> became slow. The site ran fine for 3 weeks and became slow after writing
>> a post, nothing out of the ordinary, same ole article as any other.
>> Deleting the post didn't help. The site had about 60 posts.
>> What is slow, you ask, how about 20 secs to load index.php according to
>> Firebug, no plugins, default theme. Here's the weird thing, the plugin
>> wp-spamfree loads a file called wpsf-js.php. This file also takes 20
>> secs to loads.
>> On the site is also phpBB installed and there are no speed problems
>> with it, neither with a php file that was uploaded to show the
>> phpinfo().
>> Does anybody have any clue what to look for?
>> Things we have done so far but didn't help
>> 1. Optimized tables.
>> 2. Dropped all tables and imported them again.
>> 3. Upgraded to 2.6.5
>> The site: http://1vibe.net
>> forum: http://1vibe.net/forum

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