Recently, we were contacted by a client who wanted us to review their WordPress website. We undertook a full site audit and found that one of the main issues was the page load speed of the site. The site was taking nearly 4 seconds to load with a page size of over 3mb.
As Google is increasingly using page load speed as a ranking factor, especially for mobiles, (source) it was important to get the load time as low as possible.(more…)