Query Monitor detects slow plugins, themes and functions

WillWP.com - Query Monitor plugin

For WordPress there are many plugins and themes. Unfortunately, their focus is often not on performance. This plugin helps you to identify the slow components of your website. Most performance breaks in WordPress can be identified very well and quickly in the front end, but sometimes it is necessary to look under the hood to see what slows down the build of the WordPress installation. The Plugin Query Monitor can be of great help. What can Query Monitor do? Query Monitor is a developer tool for WordPress that allows you to debug database queries, PHP errors, hooks and actions, gutters, inserted scripts and stylesheets, HTTP API…

Add MySQL Index to WordPress Tables

A great example where an index may be a good option is the wp-options table, it can become bloated due to settings placed there by themes and plugins. This is because many plugins and theme builders store large amounts of¬†transient or session data in the options table. If you’d like to speed up the WP-Admin side of your website as well as the front-end you definitely want to start optimising how you store and access the database. One way is using object caches such as Memcached or Redis services to store the data in RAM for fast access. The other…