I have a Magento 1.9.1 version website, I feel it running slower, how to do it can make it run faster?
I hope you help!
thank you very much!
Follow these tips below on how to speed up Magento and keep it running fast to ensure return shoppers and sales.
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You can use tools like "https://gtmetrix.com" to check why your website is slow. And based on suggestion you can make neccesary changes.
Some common things which help in magento site optimization are below
From magento admin
-Enable JS and CSS merge and minification
-Enable full page cache(FPC)
-Enable flat catalog
Some other points.
-Enable gzip compression
-Avoid bad request URL
-Clean up database and log on regular interval
-Better hosting provider
If your site is so slow it depends on several things, firstly you have to check your custom code that you have added, If you don't develop with the right way and the best practices you will definitely have a slowdown performance, exemple if you do an
load in a foreach or any loop, if you don't limit the
select Collection, dont
optimized loops, don't have optimized
disable cache etc ... see also if you have recently added some extensions.
There can be many reasons which cause the website speed. Check following points:
These are in Magento admin and you can easily achieve.
If all these points are already achieved, then, next stage of optimization is:
After achieving this it is recommended to use any cache management tool like varnish, Redis, Memcached. This tools definitely improve speed a lot.
If you again feel that there is still need to improve speed then check database calling in Magento. Check the use of getModel, getCollection in for loop and try to minimize as much as possible. For example inplace of "getModel" try to use "getResourceModel".
There are many tools which help you to understand the problem on the website like:
Using GTmetrix you can solve your site performance. please visit this site for speed up you website.
Here is what I would do to speed up Magento 1.9.x:
Audit your custom extensions first. You probably have one of those slow modules installed.
Check out my ultimate guide on how to speed up Magento 1 and Magento 2. I tried to share there my experience optimizing and speeding up Magento sites.