Simple & Quick Steps to Speed Up Your Wordpress Website
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Simple & Quick Steps to Speed Up Your Wordpress Website

How to speed up your Wordpress website and rank higher on Google.
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Created by Rusty Ellis
Last updated 4/2019
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This course includes
  • 34 mins on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will learn how to optimize and speed up your Wordpress website.
  • How to install and set up plugins to optimize your Wordpress website.
  • How to check the performance of your website, before and after optimization.
  • How to test your competitor's website speed to see how they are performing.
Requirements
  • You need a basic knowledge of Wordpress and installing plugins.
Description

How fast is your Page Load Speed on your Wordpress website? You don't know? You should. And if you don't like the results, how do you improve them?

Your Wordpress website's page load speed serves two important functions:

  1. Visitors spend more time on websites that load faster (fact).

  2. Google takes your website's page load speed into account when ranking your website.

In this course, I will walk you through how to test your website's page speed, optimize your Wordpress website, and then check the results of your optimization. And it's easier than you think. Really!

Come join me and let's knock up your page speed a notch!

Who this course is for:
  • Wordpress website owners wanting to optimize their website and rank higher on Google rankings.
Course content
Expand all 8 lectures 34:20
+ Introduction
1 lecture 01:46

Welcome to this course. I hope you're excited to have found a way to quickly and easily optimize and speed up your Wordpress website. I will walk you through making your website load faster, and in turn, rank higher on Google. Win, win!

Preview 01:46
+ Pre-Optimization and Website Speed Tests
2 lectures 08:20

During this course, I will be using an active website with Wordpress installed. The site has articles and images installed, but no extra plugins beyond the two basics that come with a fresh install (Akismet and Hello Dolly). This video introduces you to the website we will be using.


*Make sure to download the PDF file for reference.

Preview 01:08

This video will walk you through testing your website to see how fast your pages are loading. These tools are free and are the industry standard for checking your website's speed.

Preview 07:12
+ Install Plugins to Optimize and Speed Up Your Website
3 lectures 14:26

This video walks you through the first optimization plugin we are going to use on the website. It's super easy and should only take you a few minutes at best to install and have it up and running on your website.

Installing Plugin #1
03:09

This video covers the installation of an image optimization plugin. There are a number of free plugins out there, but this one has suited me well on multiple websites.

Installing Plugin #2
06:57

The last plugin video has to do with a caching plugin. It will take care of a few important issues involving slimming down your site and delivering your pages fast to your visitors/customers.

Installing Plugin #3
04:20
+ Post-Optimization Speed Tests
1 lecture 06:22

Let's see how we did! In this video we will re-run the same websites to test how well our optimization worked. Trust me, you will be pleasantly surprised. And you will be thrilled with how your website responds to these optimizations.

Post-Optimization Website Speed Tests
06:22
+ Summary and Wrapup
1 lecture 03:26

Well, you made it. You competed this course and now have the knowledge to speed up your website and rank higher on web searches. Thanks for taking the time and joining me in our little quest together to zap your website into super-speed!

Closing Thoughts
03:26