Hey there and thanks for watching WPBeginner. Today I’ll show you how to use gtmetrix plugin to improve WordPress site performance. The gtmetrix uses Google site speed and yslow to score your site’s performance and it shows you the results right in your site’s dashboard. It also gives you a summary of actions you can take to speed up your site. Just install and activate the gtmetrix for WordPress plugin. It will want the api key so you’ll want to sign up for their free account and get an api key there.
After you enter the information, just click save changes. Then you can test your site. The results will look something like this in your site’s dashboard with links to the problem areas for you to fix. You can even schedule these test that will notify you of the results and help you keep up with your site’s performance. I hope you liked this video and found it helpful. If you did, click on the like button below and leave us a comment. And if you want to receive more helpful videos don’t forget to subscribe to our channel and check out WPBeginner for more useful information on WordPress..
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