We were using Memcached for some time but had disabled it a little while ago though. We’ve now enabled Redis for our back-end object cache. While there’s a free version (Redis Object Cache) available, we’ve opted for their paid Object Cache Pro. Both are compatible with Cloudflare’s APO. While we may be tuning and adjusting… Continue reading Redis Object Caching for WordPress
TCP/IP is a networking communications procedure. A three-way handshake needs to first happen to develop a TCP/IP network connection prior to any data being sent out. Any data sent is first broken into smaller sized packets (this is essential for reliable network bandwidth sharing). The source and destination are included to an envelope around each… Continue reading WordPress » Connect to MySQL via a Unix Domain Socket
We’ve had some enquiries as to what Cloudflare services we make use of. For security reasons, I won’t go into detail about everything we use or how it’s all setup. However, I will say that one of their many services we’re using is Automatic Platform Optimization (APO) for WordPress. For WordPress sites, this is one… Continue reading Cloudflare » Automatic Platform Optimization for WordPress
Cronjobs can be used to schedule tasks at fixed times, dates, or intervals on your WordPress Web site. A WordPress cronjob could be used to schedule a post, check for updates, or run a backup plugin on a predefined time. WP-Cron is used to simulate a cronjob in WordPress. The amount of traffic to your… Continue reading How to Disable the WordPress WP-Cron and Use a Remote Cron Service for Better Performance
A new WordPress plugin, Clear Logs for WordPress Ping Optimizer, is now available. We utilize the WordPress Ping Optimizer plugin ourselves and have observed that its log can grow at an exponential rate. You could easily have thousands or more log entries in no time at all. Now though, you can tame its log with… Continue reading WordPress Plugin » Clear Logs for WordPress Ping Optimizer
If you want to programmatically disable WordAds on pages within WordPress, you can do so with the code below. There are four different filters in the above function. Use a combination of one or all of them as needed. Use conditionals to only disable specific types of WordAds on pages. For example, if you were… Continue reading Disable WordAds on Specific WordPress Pages
Do you want to change or remove the “Thank you for creating with WordPress” text in the footer of the admin area? This can be done easily enough. Just add the following code to your active theme.
While we discussed different WordPress plugins in the previous videos, in this specific video you’ll learn how to completely automate your WordPress site on a whole new level. For example, say you want to automate certain things based upon how your users interact with your Web site?
What if you run a membership site? How can you make it the best possible experience for your members and free-up your time so that you can spend it on focusing on building your community?
What if you run an e-commerce site? How do you go about automating different pieces of your Web site to ensure that the customer gets the best experience possible?