You can check your website’s performance by applying a speed test.
The following website allows you to perform a speed test on your website.
- Google Page Speed Insights
All you have to do is to put your website link and click the “Analyze” button.
You can locate the issues easily by performing a speed test. It will give you the problem files on your web page.
If your hosting provider supports Http/2 technology, then you will have a solution. It allows parallel downloading.
The new http/2 protocol does the following.
- Improve page load speed
- Allow parallel downloads
- Allow multiplexing
- Compress request headers
- Package blocking
However, the following tutorial is intended for those users who are using Http/1.1.
You can copy and paste files. But you can also opt for a plugin. It will make your life easier.
The best plugin for this task is Autoptimize. It has been downloaded by 90000 users. You can use it for free. However, you have to pay a premium for all features.
When you install Autoptimize, then you need to activate it. After that, you need to go to the WordPress dashboard and click on the “Settings.” Then you need to select Autoptimize.
After that, you must click the “Save changes.”
Your website will be optimized automatically, and you can check the speed. It will improve.