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My blog is very slow to load lately (6 posts)

  1. carlosmiller
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    For the last two days, my blog has been very slow to load or it doesn't even load at all, so I end up getting a white page telling me that I am having server problems.

    However, I called my host, Go Daddy, three times and they said the problem is not on their end.

    They said I need to check my scripts.

    But I am also having problems with my other site which is hosted by Go Daddy.

    The sites are http://carlosmiller.com and http://magiccitymedia.com

    What do you think could be the problem?

  2. carlosmiller
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Network Timeout

    The server at carlosmiller.com is taking too long to respond.

    This is the page I get.

    The requested site did not respond to a connection request and the browser has stopped waiting for a reply.

    * Could the server be experiencing high demand or a temporary outage? Try again later.
    * Are you unable to browse other sites? Check the computer's network connection.
    * Is your computer or network protected by a firewall or proxy? Incorrect settings can interfere with Web browsing.
    * Still having trouble? Consult your network administrator or Internet provider for assistance

  3. retired-ed
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I'm also having the same problem and my host is JustHost. They say that the problem is not on their end also. My wp-admin page will start to load and then just stop. Eventually I get a "timed-out" error message. Can anyone assist with this?

  4. carlosmiller
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I've been told it's some sort of DNS issue but I don't know how to remedy it.

    The problem is only when I try to log on from home. If I take my laptop somewhere else, I can log on fine.

    I guess I just have to move to a new apartment.

  5. SecondHelping
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I was having this problem sooner. Go a search for a free web speed test; it'll graph out why it takes so long and what files require the most time to get started.

    From that, I did a search for an optimzer addon, changed a few link structures, adjusted an addon and shaved 9 seconds off my load time.

    In other words -- it's likely not one big problem ... quite possibly it's a bunch of smaller ones.

  6. webitgeek
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Hostgator has been a problem free web host for me for over 10 years. You might consider switching. [spam link removed]

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