The Best Practices that Helps speed up your blog could be seen below:
*. 1: Use less widgetsLots of widgets makes your blog load like almost forever. Even though widgets are good, and makes your blog beautiful, you should only use lite Widgets which doesnt take much time to Load.
*. 2. Use Read MoreBlogs without Read More or Post Summary at the homepage takes whole lots of time to load because the whole blog post will be shown at the Home page. Read More is Used to show only a summary of your post on the home page. This in great way helps to Speed up your blog, Increase Pageviews and Decrease Bounce rates.
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*. 3. Use Less Multimedia FilesMultimedia Files such as Videos, Photos takes time to Load up. But these Files helps attract visitors and cant be done without especially in event and entertainment blogs. In most case, you might have a very large number of images to show from a certain event and knowing that this will make your blog load slower, you can upload all your images (from a vacation or event) to a Picasa Web Album and link to the album in your post. This helps speed up your blog.
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