Configure Above The Fold Optimization WordPress plugin :
Users always like to access a super fast website. If the same information is available in many site, then obviously the users like to visit the website with shortest loading time. The truth is, we don’t have patient. It is come out from a report that more than 70% of users leave your site if your site loading time is more than 2 seconds. So, it is necessary that your website is well optimized.
To solve these two problem Google recommend you to defer or async the load blocking resources as well as you need to optimized the CSS delivery.
To solve these issues you need some good wordpress plugins. I must tell you you can use Above The Fold Optimization and Autoptimize plugins to solve these two problems. These are the best optimization plugins available for wordpress in my opinion and experience. I have already written an article on how to configure the Autoptimize plugin and you can access that from below.
In this article I am going to guide you to configure the Above The Fold Optimization plugin with best configuration which I have been personally using without any issue. First of all just add the plugin to your website. It is very simple and easy. Go to your website backend -> Click on Plugin -> Add new plugin -> Search ‘Above The Fold Optimization’ in the search bar -> click Install and then active.
Now you need to configure the plugin. You can access the plugin from the submenu of Appearance as “Above The Fold“. Just visit to the plugin by clicking that. After that select the CSS tab and configure the plugin as shown in the below screenshot.
Here you can enable the Optimize CSS Delivery option if you have not yet using any CDN and Cache Plugin on your website. Otherwise leave it as mine. If you don’t know what is CDD and Cache Plugin, you can read my another article from below. Using these you can boost your website speed many time faster than before. The best thing is that you can use the both CDN and Cache Plugin on your site for free.
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Now all the settings are configured. Now you can test your website on Google PageSpeed Insights tool to make sure that the above mentioned problems are solved.
I hope this article is helpful to to solve the specific problem. If you are still getting some problem on your site then it may be because of some other factors. You can find out many articles related to this topic on our site, which may be helpful to you. Stay with us for more interesting updates and keep blogging.