Category: Speed


February 16, 2015

If you’ve used Magento even a little bit the chances are that you’ve come across the “Magento Compiler” before. It’s found under System > Tools > Compilation. When installing most Magento extension they typically say to disable the compiler before installation. Some even say to leave it disabled for compatiblity issues. What is the Magento …

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July 30, 2014

We sell Magento Optimized Hosting. Unfortunately, the word “optimized” gets thrown around a little too regularly in the online world. Because of this, it’s lost some of its appeal and true meaning. So, we would like to take a minute to explain how we have truly created a Magento optimized hosting environment. In a chain …

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July 29, 2014

If Magento speed optimization isn’t part of your ecommerce game plan for increasing revenue, it should be! Here’s the short list of how improved Magento load times can positively affect overall revenues. The first, and most obvious, reason is increased customer satisfaction. The studies show (see our post “Magento Speed Matters”) that online shoppers really aren’t …

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July 15, 2014

The Magento Speed section of our audit is our favorite! Each item pertains exclusively to Magento speed and performance. These items include caching, content delivery networks (CDN), and compression options, amongst others. True, there are other areas of the audit in which additional speed can be garnered. However, this section takes into account each of …

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June 20, 2014

“Does Magento speed really matter?”“Why should I care about my load time?” Surprisingly, these are common questions we hear every day from potential customers. The answer in a nutshell is YES, Magento speed matters! Our hope is that the following links will help to explain some of the main reasons you should improve your site speed …

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