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W3 Total Cache, CDN and theme files [closed]

I updated the style.css file of my WordPress installation recently. The change were effective: when logged in as an administrator (my blog is set so that the administrator is never served a cached ...
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How to provide a local fallback for Font Awesome if CDN fails?

I'm trying to develop a Wordpress theme and figure out how to provide a local fallback for Font Awesome if CDN fails or I develop my theme on a local server without internet connection. The solution ...
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Is it too late to use a CDN? [closed]

I've got several blogs and a couple of them are pretty visited, with around 1,5 million uniques per month. I've never used a CDN on them, but I'm considering trying to set up an account on some of the ...
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Options for CDN with WordPress Including Supporting Plugins?

What are the options for Content Distribution Networks for use with WordPress? I'd like to their objective pros and cons, their associated plugins or other ways to utilize them, their relative ...
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Configuring WordPress for Amazon CloudFront Caching?

Amazon CloudFront is a content distribution network (CDN) that can help you survive a huge amount of load in a short amount of time. What's the easiest way to configure WordPress to host its files ...
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W3 Total Cache, RackSpace Cloud Files, and Forcing Downloads [closed]

I'm using W3 Total Cache's CDN connection to RackSpace CloudFiles to serve severall hundred media files. My goal is to get the files to download in the user's browser, rather than stream. According to ...
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How does W3 Total Cache CDN URL rewrites work? [closed]

I just setup W3 Total Cache S3 CDN (origin push) and most of the URLs are being rewritten correctly but we have some custom plugins where the URLs are not being rewritten. How do I grab the rewritten ...
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How to replace regular jquery calls with CDN calls from Google?

I will like to implement a few of the boilerplate template features in one of my instance WordPress. I am trying to figure out how to exchange the regular jquery calls below <script ...
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Plugin that integrates Google Storage with WordPress? [closed]

W3 Total Cache and CDN Sync Tool (w/ WP Super Cache) are two plugins that do a pretty good job of integrating various Content Delivery Networks (CDN's) — including Amazon S3 / CloudFront, CloudFiles, ...
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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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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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Best image hosting service

My girlfriend has a very popular blog, but we are growing beyond current bandwidth limit (1TB). Adsense doesn't pay enough for an expensive CDN. What recommendations can you make about image hosting. ...
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Using Multisite with a CDN?

I'm running Wordpress Multisite hosted with Bluehost, and only have 5 low volume sites. My site load time has been awful recently, so I've used Lazy Load, DB optimization, Smush.it, and Quick Cache to ...
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wp enqueue script using scripts from cdn with a safety callback

I want to include several scripts and styles from a remote CDN... in this case bootstrap and similer files but i want to provide a safety net in the form of a callback in the case the CDN is down for ...
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Speed up Wordpress

I don't have the feeling that my blog is particularly slow, but that's because I haven't really started out yet. I'm very worried that it will get slow soon, especially because I will have blog posts ...
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Where should I host my images?

I just read this article http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Optimization/Offloading on how you can upload your content to external sources to improve speed and save bandwidth. Anyway, my site has ...
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Change WordPress' media upload URL?

This isn't the usual "How do I change the media upload folder?" question. Our entire site is run through a CDN. The CDN drops POST requests with a 5-6MB file so the WordPress uploads fail. I can work ...
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Is it possible to host a WordPress site entirely on Cloudfront?

I love the Cloudfront approach described here: http://www.paessler.com/blog/2011/04/12/network-monitoring-basics/hosting_a_website_through_amazon_cloudfront I wonder if this is possible to do with ...
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How to exclude a specific template from being cached by a CDN [closed]

I’m using a specific template on my self-hosted WordPress blog to display a page with randomized posts. Recently, I configured W3 Total Cache to make use of a content delivery network (CDN). When ...
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Comment Moderation and CDN Caching

I work on a site that is entirely cached by a CDN. We are about to roll out comments and will be moderating every comment before it goes live. When someone posts a comment and the page is rendered ...
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NGiNX + PHP5-fpm + CDN Tools (plugin) [closed]

I am trying to activate the CDN tools plugin and I keep getting the following error: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 30720 bytes) in ...
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Change media URL (images)

Similar questions have been posted, but none have been resolved. I'm looking to, programmatically on upload, change the URL of a media file to its URL on a CDN. I.e. modify ...
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Amazon Cloudfront + WP Super Cache [closed]

Using WP Super Cache - I have switched to Amazon Cloudfront from MaxCDN. Amazon Cloudfront does not gzip resources as MaxCDN does hence i am facing a very low page speed test. This Amazon Help ...
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Combine and Minify wp-admin files, also re-write URI's for CDN

I'm currently using WP-MINIFY to combine and minify my front-end files as I have a large number of plugins, it has helped greatly and I'm looking for a similar solution to help with backend ...
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Changing image URLs in media library

On a default wordpress install, the media library is located at: /wp-admin/upload.php. I am trying to update the image URL to point to my CDN, not my local server. This filter ...
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Wordpress remote file storage

I am in pretty much the same position as the author of this post. I understand my post is something of a duplicate but the link is a few years old and I wonder if the situation has changed any? I ...
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How does W3 Total Cache Load Images In Stylesheet via CDN? [closed]

W3 Total Cache uses all the PHP / WordPress API trickery at hand to make sure all static content (CSS, JS, Images, etc.) is served from the CDN URL. But how does it make sure that even the images ...
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Amazon S3 + Cloudfront with Wordpress

I put together a wordpress site on a heroku free instance and I'm making all images to go to an S3 bucket and a Cloudfront distribution with this plugin . The thing is, it only uploads the images to ...
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Host wp-content on other domain, much like a CDN

Would it be possible to host wp-content on another domain, so that all the uploads and images would go and load from there? If so, how would I go about configuring wordpress to do this, preferably ...
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Fall Back Google CDN in JavaScript

In HTML5 Boilerplate it Grab Google CDN's jQuery with this JS code <!-- Grab Google CDN's jQuery, with a protocol relative URL; fall back to local if offline --> <script ...
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Is my host the problem?

I've been working on my WordPress Site for quite some time now, and it's about ready to be deployed. One major issue, though - it's VERY SLOW! At first I thought that the 20 second load time could be ...
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Can a Wordpress blog be entirely hosted on a CDN if cached?

I am developing a Wordpress blog for a client who believes that more than 1m pageviews will be served every month. Unfortunately his server resources are very limited so I was thinking of hosting the ...
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force_ssl_admin() causing issues with preview links

I have recently enabled my WordPress website to use an SSL Cert for administration/login pages. I am using the plugin W3 Total Cache with my Content Delivery network. I have noticed that when I am ...
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Change WordPress Resource URL

I have recently finished developing my latest WordPress theme for my own site and as usual I was going to use maxcdn and w3tc to make it faster! However my Hosting company have started up their own ...
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Change the URL of an image from wp_get_attachment_image_src

I call a lot of images with wp_get_attachment_image_src() and would like to off load those images to a CDN. Is there a filter to grab the URL and change it?
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loading javascript CDN with local fallback (not jQuery)

I'm trying to modify this to register and enqueue a jQuery plugin from a CDN with local fallback. However, when the URL fails (or if I give it a fake url) Firebug receives 2 aborted calls to the URL ...
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placing the media uploads in a subdirectory

Hi I want all my uploads to be uploaded to a subdomain on my site instead of 'wp-content/uploads' I created a subdomain cdn.mysite.com and i want all the uploads to go there instead. I want my ...
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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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Using wp-super-cache and amazon cloudfront - can I serve a file directly (no cdn)? [closed]

I'm using the wp super cache plugin with cdn support turned on (aws cloudfront). I'm also using wp tables reloaded. The latter plugin includes a text file via ajax, and that file is being served by ...
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Is it possible to load wp-content/uploads from another server?

I just recently moved to my new CentOS server and I did a fresh installed and before I use to be with my Mac OS [Xserver] So what happen I was thinking about CDN and though that maybe this will ...
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W3 Total Cache Help - How to update DNS Zone for a static domain [closed]

I am running this site: www.thetechnofreaks.com on Wordpress. Recently I came through a plugin that claims to increase the page load efficiency of my site. the plugin details can be found here: ...
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CDN: Origin server URL, WordPress Core files installed in sub-directory

I've just purchased a plan with MaxCDN to deliver my content through CDN, but i've got a small issue before i create a pull-zone. I moved my WordPress core files out of my root and into a ...
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Using Wordpress behind a CloudFront Custom Distribution

I have just managed to get my site running behind a Cloudfront distribution using the custom distribution API, but now i cannot login to the site using the standard old address (since i screwed around ...
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W3TC recreating cached files, but not uploading them to our CDN. We didn't request the recreation

We're having a weird problem on our production server. We use w3tc to compress and upload CSS and JS to our amazon CDN. After clearing all caches on the site, it works fine initially, then sometime ...
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Strategies for a plugin to support CDN-enabled WordPress sites

I'm writing a plugin to manage favicons. Basically it: Store image files under wp-content/upload. Inject HTML in page headers with the URL of the images. I would like to support WordPress sites ...
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can not login after moving to cloudflare and adding rules

I've move my website using cloudflare - which is amazing in term of speed - ouaw ! in the settings of cloudflare, I have add some rules to make it faster, however since - I cant not login in the ...
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How to use Amazon Cloudfront with S3 on an EC2 instance

What's the best way to serve website's content from the cloud? I have an EC2 instance with Cloudfront and S3 already configured, however on Wordpress I don't know how to proceed. So far what I've done ...
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CDN issue with custom image shortcode

please read the full question before downvote this question. In my theme my developer uses a shortcode for adding image in a custom post type named portfolio. Everything is good and working fine, ...
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Amazon S3 to push content to multiple Wordpress sites

I have multiple websites (50+) with identical content (media - images, video, audio) used on all. I want to store this content (media) on Amazon S3 and serve it to all the sites with relative ease. ...
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Enqueue more than 2 scripts from cdn with a callback

this subject has been covered here and it works but my questions is how to do this for more urls? for example i need to load bootsrap js / css, font awesome, animated.css from external cdn but with ...