A cache is a component that transparently stores data so that future requests for that data can be served faster. The data that is stored within a cache might be values that have been computed earlier or duplicates of original values that are stored elsewhere.

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Does a low traffic Wordpress site need a caching plugin and a CDN

I notice that many Wordpress tips websites recommend using wp totalchache and similar plugins. I tried it on one site that gets a relatively small amount of traffic, and hardly notice a difference in ...
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Cache previous versions of website?

I'm working on a new site for a charity. They publish a printed magazine & we would like the website to always reflect the current issue of the magazine. So far I have a front page (home page) ...
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Programmatically insert hierarchical terms & set terms for post causes glitch? [duplicate]

I am inserting an array of terms into my custom taxonomy programmatically. Some terms have parents/children. After each term has been entered, I then insert an array of posts into my custom post type. ...
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issues with object cache (memcached as backend) and wpmu when flush_all is run

Im running a rather large wpmu setup bloggersdelight.dk - from time to time, we need to reset the object cache when doing changes on the site. When we do this, things mess up. Option values from sites ...
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User cannot authenticate after signup when object cache enabled

I've just upgraded to WordPress 3.5.1 and the new object-cache.php version 2.0.2 that users some new switch to blog cache functionality. We had this issue with the previous version of object cache, ...
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Is the wp_enqueue method efficient?

I had a quick question regarding how you are supposed to load in scripts with Wordpress. I am developing a theme and I know that the best way to do this is to use the ...
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A bunch of unrelated wordpress using same memcached don't store correctly their datas

Before begin I've to warn the reader: watch out the d! On a single web server (CentOS 6.3) using php-5.3.3 I've a bunch of unrelated wordpress sites (3.5), each one has its own DB (Mysql5.1) so the ...
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how to force caching of wordpress admin

Because of using slow connection these days, I would like to force WordPress's Admin section to be cached in browser (FF,IE) so that it it takes less time to load admin pages (because in fact, most of ...
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Does WordPress's HTTP API use any caching?

I'm working on a plugin to will retrieve data from a remote server and display it on the Dashboard. To do this, I'll be using the WordPress HTTP API but I'm not seeing any information on the HTTP API ...
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File permissions for wp-minify plugin

I am worried on installing Wp-Minify plugin. But it needs 777 permission for the cache directory located inside wp-uploads directory. Isn't it a security issue?
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WP Super Cache versus W3 Total Cache [closed]

I recently moved to a dedicated server and I've been having some problems with W3 Total Cache, server crashing, eating up a lot of RAM, back end interface becoming slow.. Everything appeared to work ...
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Keeping Objects in Memory

I have built a WordPress plugin using classes. Each project class is created for a specific user. I want to do three things: Keep the project object in memory for that user between his or her ...
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Using a wildcard with delete_transient()

I am using the Transients API to hold the output for a gallery plugin's shortcode I created. Due to the number of images used and different layouts needed, the transient name looks lik the following: ...
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Can someone explain Wordpress caching, and what's the best in my scenario?

I'm creating a website that has two basic user groups: Subscribers and Editors. Bot can create posts via a custom form using wp_insert_post(), but Editors are allowed to mark a post as private, ...
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Cache issues with images not showing up

Images are there, but they don't always show up. Could this be a cache problem? Or Timbthumb? Here is an example: http://designportugal.net/servicos/design/ And another: ...
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How to specify expiration of cacheable resources? [closed]

I'm trying to speed up a wordpress site -- this site: http://richardclunan.net I'm following the observations here: http://gtmetrix.com/reports/richardclunan.net/9ps7Zc0j The first item says: "The ...
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server load. $_SERVER['REMOTE_ADDR'] and $_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'] [closed]

while writing new code and testing it, I incorporate it into my site by testing for the remote IP address as follows; i.e., I'm the only one who will see the new code: in /functions.php: // to hide ...
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How do I serve fully cached full HTML on cloudfront

I am using cloud front but want it to serve not just images and CSS but full static HTML pages that are cached locally. I am using wp super cache ... I assume it is caching the full HTML for posts ...
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Repeated nav bar queries failing to be cached

Every time a page view occurs, wordpress is sending a complex non-indexed query below. The exact same query is sent over and over and it seems that it is being passed through some "caching" code. But ...
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posts_per_page doesnt work

Here is the my custom query ; <?php $Poz = new WP_Query(array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'orderby' => 'date', ...
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Is it duplicated if I cache an object that uses data from postmeta?

I have an object that saves its data in postmeta. When there is a post_id, the object class will query data by using get_post_cutom(); After get data, it starts to do its jobs, the end result is a ...
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Can WordPress Plugin Directory Cache Delay the Upload of Images?

I've updated my plugin and I can see the updated text on the plugin page but I don't see any of the screenshots or header image. Is it possible that the cache will move the image files over later? Or ...
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WP script versioning breaks cross-site caching?

I am loading JQuery from the google CDN using the following code: wp_deregister_script('jquery'); wp_register_script( 'jquery', // handle - WP uses this name to refer to script ...
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Is the W3 Total Cache plugin a good choice for WordPress MultiSite? [closed]

I heard that many people had issues with W3 Total Cache on a WordPress MultiSite install. And then I see this on the plugin page: Compatible up to: 3.2.1 Last Updated: 2011-8-26 Seeing that ...
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Where does WordPress default SimplePie save cache data?

Where does WordPress default SimplePie save cache data? I could only find relevant info about cache durations but not the location. SimplePie has a method called set_cache_location() but I cannot find ...
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Problem with caching, W3TC [closed]

Am using W3TC from a long time but from past few weeks am stuck, as I can't see my edits working. It was all fine in past but from a week my edits in style.css reflects back in like an hour after. ...
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Bluehost WebHost and performance problems with W3TC [closed]

I'm currently arguing with Bluehost over slow server times and they pointed to a report at gtmetrix.com in which I found inefficient CSS selectors. There were 55 very inefficient CSS selectors from ...
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Any idea why Google not caching my site? [closed]

My site www.books-for-children.com (developed in Wordpress) has been live for about two months and still has not been cached by Google, which seems highly unusual. Any ideas why? Thank you.
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Best way to show Dynamic Content on a Cached Wordpress Site?

I really want to use one of the Cache plugins so that I can serve up more Static pages on my WordPress theme/site. This is obviously the best performance upgrade you can do for a WordPress ...
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Varnish + W3 Total Page Cache [closed]

I currently have varnish setup on my server. I'm also using the W3 Total Cache plugin to speed up the site through a CDN. Question: Is there any point in using varnish if the pages are being cached ...
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Plugin a specific cache functionality?

I have written a plugin that puts a (google) favicon in front of each link in my blog. Really simple. Just uses a simple preg_replace_callback on hrefs: $changed_html_reference = ...
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Caching RSS plugin data

I'm developing plugin and I need it's data to be cached, let's assume that it's large RSS feed grabber. Basically data of one RSS feed is about 100 lines of parsed HTML code (about 2KB). On one page ...
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How effective are cacheing plugins for dynamic pages?

The majority of pages of one of my sites can only be accessed by registered users. While these pages do share some common, static content (headers, etc) most of the information on the page is ...
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Cache plugin for medium traffic news blog

I have a middle-low traffic blog. Server is lite speed based. And ping values 20-25 MS for my Country ( this blog not global,just for my Country ) I want to Install a light cache plugin... Which ...
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Transient api Caches confused

This code works for page 1 <?php $paged1 = (get_query_var('paged')) ? get_query_var('paged') : 1; $recent1 = get_transient( 'recent1' ); if ...
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How does the default recent posts widget work with cache?

I am trying to build a widget based on the default wordpress recent posts widget. In wp-includes/default-widget.php , I noticed in class WP_Widget_Recent_Posts in function widget(), the recent posts ...
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Headway body classes and W3TC page cache conflict [closed]

I'm currently working on a website using WordPress, Headway, Modernizr and W3 Total Cache. The problem I'm having is that W3TC is caching the body tag, which means that this isn't being updated ...
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Shortcode Strategy

I'm looking to insert data from another database into my posts, and thought of using shortcodes. An example post: [imdb id="123" name] was born [imdb id="123" birthday] in [imdb id="123" ...
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WP-Super-Cache - generate cache programmatically [closed]

I wonder if there is possibility to generate WP-Super-Cache programmatically after the cache is being purged ( after I have published a new post ). I thought of writing some kind of crawler that will ...
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PHP Code stuck in Cache [Memcached] [closed]

Been having a bit of a problem with my site regarding our caching method and my php code not refreshing or flushing. To start, my site is on a dedicated Nginx webserver. I used W3 Total Cache for ...
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w3 Total Cache not Caching - Requested URI is rejected [closed]

For some reason Total Cache does seem to be caching my pages. Each time I got to a page, when I view source, the Total Cache comment shows that it regenerated the page for this request. What worse, ...
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Where should a plugin or widget cache its results?

Where should a plugin cache its re-usable results? I have read the code of several well-used Wordpress plugins, and it seems that the answer is not consistent. I have written several plugins myself, ...
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Client cant see the Updated dynamic content

I have came across an issue... whenever I upload new content to the site.. and i send the link to the client.. He can not view the changes instead what he see is the previously updated content. Looks ...
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What hooks to hook onto for automatic cache clearing

I have a WP-site with not that many writes, but quite a few reads and a few specific hotspots in the templates that I'd like to cache pretty aggressively with my own PHP-caching mechanism. I could ...
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Clear cache when a post is submitted [closed]

I have a question. How can I clear the cache when a post is submitted ? Actually, I need to clear two speficied pages which display these articles ? By default, I have noticed the index.php is ...
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Optimizing Jetpack for Wordpress [closed]

Yslow reports following issues with Jetpack: 1) Compress http://stats.wordpress.com/e-201219.js using gzip 2) Configure etags for http://stats.wordpress.com/g.gif?... Modified the format so that it ...
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Get the timout value of a saved transient?

Does anyone know if there is a Wordpress function to get the timeout value of a saved transient? I am using a transient with a 5 minute timeout to cache data from a web API call locally. Between ...
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How many SQL queries WP Super Cache make to serve cached page?

WP Super Cache plugin generate page and save html of this page to static file and if needed this file is served instead of dynamically generate this page each time. Does WP Super Cache plugin make ...
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Pros and Cons for high “expire time” on wp-super-cache or w3-total-cache? [closed]

In the wp-super-cache page, there is the following sentence, which I do not understand:: Checking for and deleting expired files is expensive, but it’s expensive leaving them there too. On a ...
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APC fragmention woes on Apache AWS EC2 Small instance with WordPress and W3TC [closed]

Asked this question at serverfault, and got confirmation that W3TC is most likely causing the issue, but several of my more W3TC/Wordpress specific issues weren't able to be answered. Reposting ...