10 Ways to Speed ​​Up Magento E-Commerce Site

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10 Ways to Speed ​​Up Magento E-Commerce Site

Is your Magento store not as fast as you would like it to be?

Below you will find our 10 tips and tricks to speed up your site Magento.

Note: Some of the steps below require administrator access to the server.

  1. Make sure you are running the latest version of Magento. New versions often include performance improvements and other patches that affect performance.
  2. Activate the module Flat catalog of products and categories in the Magento Admin Panel. We've seen pretty significant improvements by turning this feature on, especially in large catalogs. System -> Settings -> Catalog
  3. Activate the caching to reduce the number of database operations required for each page request. System->Cache Management
  4. Maintain the number of minimum extensions. Many extensions introduce additional processing and database queries that have a negative impact on overall performance.
  5. compress files image with a photo editor such as Adobe Photoshop to reduce the file size.
  6. Install a JS/CSS minifier like Minify Javascript/CSS which is made by a leading Javascript extension provider. Magento. Minify JS/CSS It will combine, compress and cache Javascript and CSS files. Plus, it will even add expiration tags to files to ensure faster browser loading.
  7. Experiment with it Magento compiler. System -> Tools -> Compilation
  8. Install a PHP opcode cache such as APC or eAccelerator.
  9. Optimize the MySQL server (enable Query Cache and adjust my.cnf parameters).
  10. Replace the Apache web server with the LiteSpeed ​​Enterprise web server. LiteSpeed ​​offers a 50% performance boost for PHP application and is up to 6x faster than Apache serving static content.

Disclaimer: The suggestions above are general guidelines and results may vary between different Magento installations.

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