The Full Guide to Speeding Up WordPress

Or … How I Made My WordPress Site 1,630% Faster. Hopefully the headline caught your attention! But it’s actually true. What follows is my journey from shared hosting to probably the best hosting option in the current marketplace. Shared hosting is what all of us use when we’re getting started. And for years I didn’t […]

Force all requests to HTTPS on Cloudways

I found it a little difficult to get a proper HTTPS redirect working on Cloudways. All of the other mod_rewrite rules for checking non-SSL traffic seemed to end in a redirection loop. This turns out the be the code that works: # HTTPS redirect <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP:X-Forwarded-Proto} !https RewriteRule .* https://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} [R=301,L] […]