How to Speed up WordPress 3.5.1 with Quick Cache ?

I am in the process of helping out a customer to speed up WordPress 3.5.1 blog

Site Speed Up WordPress Optimization for WordPress 3.5.1

WordPress 3.5.1 Site speed optimization tips and tricks1) Please do the following and see if Quick Cache will work with your set up

1.1) Install Quick Cache
Go to setting and just turn it on that’s it.

Now open up a fresh Google Chrome browser load the page and press F5 to reload the page.
Now on the page press Crtl U and go to the bottom of page source. If you see three green lines your good to go.

Edit php.ini File

php.ini
If you don’t have one in your root directory just make a file in NotePad++ and save it as  php.ini

Add this one line:  

zlib.output_compression = on

Now test it on: http://ismyblogworking.com/www.markdescande.com

Page Gzip YES
Feed Gzip YES

If you see Page and Feed Gzip is working go to the next step.
If it don’t work and you get a 500 err then remove the line zlib.output_compression = on and add it to top of the .htaccess as follows.

php_flag zlib.output_compression on

AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/html text/xml text/css text/plain
AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE image/svg+xml application/xhtml+xml application/xml
AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/rdf+xml application/rss+xml application/atom+xml
AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/javascript application/javascript application/x-javascript
AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/x-font-ttf application/x-font-otf
AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE font/truetype font/opentype

wp-config.php

define('WP_POST_REVISIONS', false );
define('EMPTY_TRASH_DAYS', 1 ); // zero days
#define('DISABLE_WP_CRON', true);
/* That's all, stop editing! Happy blogging. */

Now if you have server load problems please remove the # define(‘DISABLE_WP_CRON’, true);

If you have done all of this, please go run some tests

1) http://tools.pingdom.com/fpt/
2) http://gtmetrix.com/dashboard.html
3) http://www.webpagetest.org/
4) http://ismyblogworking.com/

These setting are only to speed up WordPress 3.5.1

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  1. Home Business Tax Coach
    Home Business Tax Coach02-04-2013

    Really enjoy the content on this post very informative. Great info. :)

  2. Mark de Scande
    Mark de Scande08-28-2013

    WOW What a Old Post Will update with a NEW Url Soon :) How To Speed Up 3.7

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