Accelerate WordPress with Varnish Cache

by Danila Vershinin, March 18, 2023

Learn how to accelerate your WordPress site with Varnish and NGINX on RedHat-based systems. This article covers the steps for installing and configuring Varnish, setting up NGINX as a TLS terminator, and using the Proxy Cache Purge plugin to automatically invalidate cached pages. Speed up your site and improve the user experience with this powerful caching solution.


WordPress Security Checklist

by Danila Vershinin, September 7, 2022

Secure your WordPress installation with this security checklist from changing wp-content URLs to a secure NGINX configuration


Improving WordPress database performance with cleanup and maintenance

by Danila Vershinin, September 4, 2022

Improve MySQL database performance for WordPress by adding high-performance keys and other maintenance tasks.


Planning to use AWS? I beg to reconsider!

by Danila Vershinin, August 19, 2022

If you’re running a Magento or WordPress website, please don’t use AWS, and please don’t work with people who suggest to use it.


WP Super Cache NGINX Configuration

by Danila Vershinin, August 17, 2022

Correctly configuring NGINX for WP Super Cache plugin is not a trivial task. But we make it easy for you with this NGINX snippet.


How to optimize the wp-rocket WordPress plugin

by Danila Vershinin, May 31, 2022

Best FPC plugin for WordPress? The best full-page cache plugin for WordPress is actually none and using Varnish instead. Because the best FPC solution for WordPress is Varnish. Varnish Cache is very flexible, you can tell it to use the fastest cache storage, which is RAM. And this is the default. You can also tell […]


Conditional HTTP GET for WordPress

by Danila Vershinin, September 28, 2021

Speed up WordPress using conditional HTTP GET feature which allows to preserve bandwidth on repeat page loads


Performance-friendly WordPress updates

by Danila Vershinin, May 31, 2021

DIY Automatic updates won’t kill your cache while providing convenience of latest WordPress core and its plugins


Speed up WordPress with Persistent Object Cache powered by latest Redis

by Danila Vershinin, October 25, 2020

Greatly increase your WordPress performance with Persistent Object Cache powered by Redis. Make wp-admin as fast as possible!


Best practice secure WordPress NGINX configuration for Plesk

by Danila Vershinin, September 18, 2020

WordPress Security WordPress is the most popular CMS for running a website. As such, it is the target for all kinds of malicious bots. The most effective way of reducing security risks associated with WordPress is the proper server configuration. Secure WordPress NGINX configuration must be built on the assumption that any unknown script is […]