Why WordPress is Slow and Bloated (And Why You Need to Deal With It)
Whether it’s in the form of attacks on the platform’s architecture and implementation language of choice, complaints about site load speed or questions of how it performs at scale, there’s never been any shortage of critics ready to pounce on WordPress at the slightest provocation – real or imagined.
In this article, we’ll tackle that subject head-on and look at whether WordPress can really be considered a “slow” or “bloated” Content Management System.
We’ll begin by examining some of the most common areas of concern, move on to considering the very real progress the platform has made, and finish with an outline of areas to look at in terms of optimizing performance.
Let’s start with an honest look at the scale of the problem. Read the rest of Article here….