Increasing the speed of OpenCart and WordPress website loading for $30.
The speed of OpenCart webpage loading is an important component of users interaction with a website.
So, it has a direct influence on the main business tasks of your website, i.e. to attract many loyal clients.
The results of multiple studies show that speeding up the web portal for 100 milliseconds increases the conversion rate by approximately 5%. For personal computers this rate is 2.4%, and for mobile devices – 7.1%.
We will do:
- Minimize HTTP requests
- Minify and combine files
- Minimize time to first byte
- Reduce server response time
- Choose the right hosting option for your needs
- Run a compression audit
- Enable compression
- Enable browser caching
- Reduce image sizes
- Use a CDN
- Use external hosting platforms
- Optimize CSS delivery
- Prioritize above-the-fold content (lazy loading)
- Reduce the number of plugins you use on your site
- Reduce redirects
- Reduce external scripts
- Monitor your speed over time
- Monitor mobile page speed
Score in pagespeed
The main advantage of fast working website is behavioral factors that have a strong influence on web portal ranking in search results.
Google PageSpeed is a tool that analyzes the speed of website and increase or decrease its ranking in search results according to indications. Speeding up OpenCart webpages might decrease the bounce rate, visitors would be more satisfied with website performance and, as a result, spend more time on your web portal.
Image optimization is the easiest option.
Image optimization will help you to reduce the total amount of data to be loaded on the webpage. For example, 20 Mb of total size of your page would be reduced to approximately 2 Mb. A page with a size of 2 Mb would be loading way faster than the previous 20 Mb template. Due to such optimization, speed of OpenCart loading is increasing.
ОсSome features of increasing OpenCart load speed on a server-side.
Speeding up the server-side allows to reduce the time necessary for web server to generate a webpage. Mostly, these methods are used to perform the task:
- Switching to a more powerful web hosting or web server.
- Optimizing web servers and their settings.
- Caching query results.
What advantages will you get?
Google PageSpeed indications
Our specialists consider Google PageSpeed Insights, the same service that is used by search robots.
The process is fully automatic, the plugins would automatically compress and optimize the content of the page.
URLs of the file won’t change.
After the compression, the image would be saved in the same file with no change of URL.
We recommend to seek professional help
We will gladly answer all your questions, recommend the most effective plan. We’ll give advice on the correct steps to make. Leave as detailed information as possible, add your expectations and we will contact you.