How to Speed Up WordPress and Boost Performance on an Ubuntu 20.04 VPS

WordPress is one of the most popular open-source content management systems around the globe. It’s one of the easiest blogging platforms to get started with, as evidenced by over 35.2% of all websites being powered by WordPress. If you are already a web master or a blog owner, then speeding up and boosting the performance of your website should be one of your top priorities. In this tutorial, we will show you some useful tips to speed up any WordPress website, as well as explain why it’s important to do so.

There are several reasons why you should speed up your WordPress website.

Search engines (like Google) now include site speed in their ranking algorithm, which means the websites with faster loading times will rank more highly than websites with slower load times. According to the Microsoft Bing search team, only a 2 second delay in page loading will reduce user satisfaction by 3.8% and reduce clicks by 4.3%. Website speed will also impact on your online business and reduce your site visitor.

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