W3 Total Cache

Version: 2.1.9

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W3 Total Cache improves the SEO and user experience of your site by increasing website performance, reducing load times via features like content delivery network (CDN) integration and the latest best practices. The only web host agnostic Web Performance Optimization (WPO) framework for WordPress trusted by millions of publishers, web developers, and web hosts worldwide for more than a decade. An inside look: BENEFITS Improvements in search engine result page rankings, especially for mobile-friendly websites and sites that use SSL At least 10x improvement in overall site performance (Grade A in WebPagetest or significant Google Page Speed improvements) when fully configured Improved conversion rates and “site performance” which affect your site’s rank on Google.com “Instant” repeat page views: browser caching Optimized progressive render: pages start rendering quickly and can be interacted with more quickly Reduced page load time: increased visitor time on site; visitors view more pages Improved web server performance; sustain high traffic periods Up to 80% bandwidth savings via minify and HTTP compression of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and feeds KEY FEATURES Compatible with shared hosting, virtual private / dedicated servers and dedicated servers / clusters Transparent content delivery network (CDN) management with Media Library, theme files and WordPress itself Mobile support: respective caching of pages by referrer or groups of user agents including theme switching for groups of...

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The plugin scores great on our tests. Everything looks good!.

  • Minimal impact on memory usage
  • Minimal impact on pagespeed
  • No PHP errors, warning, notices
  • No Javascript issues
  • Latest PHP 7.4.8 compatible
  • Latest WordPress 5.8.1 compatible
  • Optimized database footprint
  • No activation errors
  • No resource errors
  • Frequently updated
  • No problems were detected during tests.
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Performance

Memory Usage Memory Usage

  • Average memory usage is 418.09 KB
  • This is less than 56% plugins

Page Speed Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is increased by 0.01s
  • This is faster than 99% plugins

Page Tests (after activation)

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.48s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.23s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.22s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.26s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.22s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.22s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.21s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.3s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.17s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.21s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Setup Guide | W3 Total Cache

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=w3tc_setup_guide
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.21s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Plugins Page

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.69s
  • Memory Usage: 0.46 MB

Memory Usage Front Page

  • Page URL: /
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.23s
  • Memory Usage: 0.38 MB

WPHive User Rating

5

Overall Quality

Measures the overall quality

5

Ease of Use

How easy it is to use?

5

Quality of Support

Satisfied or not?

5

Value for Money

Is it good bang for the buck?

5

Features

Is it feature riched?

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Speed Test Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
- 0.01s
/(front page)
- 0.17s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
- 0.01s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.11s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.03s
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 0.11s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
- 0.23s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 0.01s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 0.12s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 0.08s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.2s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
+ 418.09KB
/ (front page)
+ 11.83KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 52.93KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 53.14KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 63.21KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 55.03KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 50.95KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 52.91KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 48.85KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 63.58KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 63.52KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 58.93KB

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Ease of Use
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Quality of Support
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Value for Money
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Features
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