Tag: Transients API
Understand Caching with WordPress Transients API
Computer performance revolves, in large part, around the idea of caching: “storing something in a more-ready and quicker-to-access state,” so that you can more quickly deliver the final result. The WordPress Transients API is a tool for caching, and an important way to improve performance in WordPress.
Don’t Cache WP_Query Objects (and Why Not)
Recently, I was working on site speed for a client with one page that makes a large number of custom database queries through WordPress’s WP_Query API.