How To Reduce WordPressDatabase To Improve Blog Performance

How To Reduce WordPressDatabase To Improve Blog Performance

There are two important components of a typical WordPress installation: WordPress files stored on your server WordPress database It's very essential for you to timely cleanup WordPress database and reduce the size. This is a must-have process for every WordPress user to keep the size of their database at minimum and keep their WordPress blog fast. Over the time your WordPress database have many redundant table, unused records and many entries which you can remove without affecting your website. This will help you a lot to reduce load on your (22 comments)

How To Setup Free CloudFlare CDN For Your WordPress Blog

How To Setup Free CloudFlare CDN For Your WordPress Blog

Loading of a web page is one of the known factor for search engine ranking these days. Along with many known technique like using a cache plugin, serving optimized images, using a content delivery network is one highly recommended way to speed up your website. Google have already made it official that if your page loads faster, it will improve your search engine ranking. Here at ShoutMeLoud, we have already covered what is content delivery network and what are it's uses. In the market, there are many paid and free CDN out there, and we have already (30 comments)

My WordPress Migration Experience with WPEngine Hosting

My WordPress Migration Experience with WPEngine Hosting

From last couple of days, I have been planning to expand ShoutMeLoud with few new things, and I was considering to move to a Webhosting company, which can give me more control + complete peace of mind. Earlier ShoutMeLoud was hosted on a private VPS, which was was well-optimized, but I missed the lack of control.  For example, I wanted to integrate a forum and few other sub-domains, to expand SML, but technical limitations always stopped me. After doing lots of research, reading tons of reviews, and hearing great stuff about many web hosting companies, I (28 comments)

WP Roller: Create Custom WordPress Installation with Plugins & Themes

WP Roller: Create Custom WordPress Installation with Plugins & Themes

We have various ways to install WordPress, like we can download the official .zip WordPress installation file, and install WordPress manually. Hosting companies like Bluehost or Hostgator, offer one click WordPress installation with the help of scripts. One  common thing after installing WordPress is, we need to install essential WordPress plugins. By default WordPress comes packed with plugins like Akismet, Holly dolly, but to extend the feature of WordPress, we have a long list of plugins that we need to install. Many users whose job is to install (2 comments)

WordPress Sites Under Brute Force Attack

WordPress Sites Under Brute Force Attack

WordPress is one of the most widely used blogging platform, and right now it's under brute force attack via a large botnet. In a recent post Matt Mullenweg posted about the recent attack on WordPress sites. This is a botnet attack, and is performing brute force attack using default WordPress login (admin). Let me first explain what botnet is, and how it works. What is Botnet attack: Here are few terms you should know: Bot master: Usually the hacker who operates all infected computer. Zombies computer/Bot: System which are infected by the Bot (10 comments)