Monitor Your Wordpress Site speed With This Free Tools
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The first article is about ” How to monitor wordpress site speed using some Free tools and plugins” no one can deny that the site speed is essential factor for any successful website, After Google reviled that they are taking the site speed in consideration for ranking in The most popular search engine and people rush to tools and tips to make their site more speedy .but before we optimize our sites we need to check the site speed first or monitor them to know whats slow down your site to take care of it in the future and avoid being slow.In this Article we include a collection of useful web service,tools and plugins that will help you to diagnose and analyze you site, allowing you to understand your site better.
Web Services To monitor Your Website speed
Google analytics is a free service provided by the search engine company , Google which provides the website owners with different statistics and information regarding the performance of their website.if you are familiar with Google analytics dashboard you can find “Site Speed” section under content tab, In this section Google gives you rough idea about the average page load times of your site pages also other Loads times such as”Avg. Redirection Time, Domain Lookup Time, Server Connection Time,Server Response Time and Page Download Time”
GTmetrix can help you develop a faster, more efficient, and all-around improved website experience for your users.This service comes with two option ” Free and Premium” Based on some famous tools such as ” Google Page Speed, Firefox performance add-ons , Yslow (Yahoo), Firebug and Net Export”
This free website performance monitor include two option to chose from first Website Monitoring “Externally monitor your website to see what customers see. Be alerted when your site is unavailable or pages load slowly.” and Website Load Testing “Test site traffic capacity, identify bottlenecks and be ready to launch new applications.”
YSlow analyzes web pages and suggests ways to improve their performance based on a set of rules for high performance web pages. Yahoo!’s Exceptional Performance team has identified 34 rules that affect web page performance. YSlow’s web page analysis is based on the 23 of these 34 rules that are testable. Click each performance rule below to see the details.
Show Slow is an open source tool that helps monitor various website performance metrics over time. It captures the results of YSlow, Page Speed, WebPageTest and dynaTrace AJAX Edition rankings and graphs them, to help you understand how various changes to your site affect its performance.
Loadimpact allows us to check out how many users can be handled at a time by your website without affecting its loading speed. Its free account allows you to check the loading impact of 50 simulated users.
Gomez allows us to conduct the real time performance test for a webpage from an external node location. In report it displays the DNS look-up time, connection time, first byte, content download and Redirect Time.
The website speedometer shows the duration of a given website. This value can be used for showing how long a website take to load and if it is better to optimize the website or change a (slow) ISP.
Iwebtool gives you the option to compare up to ten pages in same time. You also can check homepage, categories or posts loading time with just one click.
Get performance data on any website on the fly without having to create a test script.
WordPress Plugins To Monitor Your Website Speed
GTmetrix can help you develop a faster, more efficient, and all-around improved website experience for your users. Your users will love you for it.
Adds a sidebar widget to display Website uptime using Pingdom, with which you must have an account and api key.
Start to monitor your blog’s uptime with www.website-monitoring.com services – and have all the charts and tables displayed in your WordPress panel.
Automatically start monitoring your sites uptime and check for hacks/malware from multiple Verelo global locations on a 5 minute rotational schedule.
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