Setting up and Optimizing WordPress

WordPress (wordpress.org) is the best and most used content management platform in the world. It allows individuals and small companies to go online with the quality of a professional website. The WordPress ecosystem provides plugins and templates that make this Content Management System (CMS) extremely flexible. This flexibility allows to target a wide range of … Read more

WooCommerce performance tips

Recently I gave a talk at Wordcamp Rome 2018 about “Using WordPress in a large business” where I touched the key challenges addressed in managing a high traffic e-commerce website powered by WooCommerce and WordPress. One of the topics was about considering your database “like a garden”, keeping it from overgrowing and maintaining it clean. … Read more

Improving standard WordPress search

Version 1.2 – Added review of Relevanssi Search Plugin Version 1.1 – Added screenshots of Better Search Plugin Search is very basic in WordPress so I’m trying to find some better solutions. In particular I have the following goals: Improve overall search quality and ranking. Be able to index specific content. Apart from jus pages … Read more