[wp-hackers] Examples of plugins that use the transient

Andrew Gray andrew at graymerica.com
Thu Aug 5 17:36:39 UTC 2010


Feel free to email me off this and I can give you my slide deck and code samples if you like.

I did not address memcache, but focused on caching sidebar items with transient API.  My point is Transient helps without memcache by taking a complicated query and turning it into a simple lookup.

You can download my samples here :  http://tinyurl.com/wordcamprdu

Hope this helps,


> Hello All,
> I will be speaking at WordCamp Houston this weekend on performance and I
> would like to show some examples of plugins and or themes that
> make efficient use of the Transient API.  If anyone could point some out to
> me I would greatly appreciate it.  I am going to be demonstrating how
> Memcached improves performance by storing transient data in ram.

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