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Check and Enable GZIP compression

This handy tool checks if you have GZIP compression enabled, and makes it possible to turn on GZIP compression.

1.1.6

  • Better url parsing for checker.

1.1.5

  • Added check to prevent double compression error.

1.1.4

  • Fixed time-out issue. Moved API to HTTPS for better safety.

1.1.3

  • Added check for different Apache server versions.

1.1.2

  • Added warning for a .htaccess error.

1.1

  • Better checking for server type and caching rules.

1.0.3

  • Bugfix: Customizer is working again when plugin is enabled.

1.0.2

  • Added a fix for when checkgzipcompression.com is not available.

1.0.1

  • Added a fix for the htaccess rules.

1.0

  • Plugin is mature enough for v1.0 ;)
  • Better explanation of the preview mode
  • Following WordPress guidelines, you can now compress your site using the ‘ob_gzhandler’ handler or using the .htaccess method (if you’re on an Apache host).
  • Numerous small bugfixes

0.2

  • Added preview modus for testing
  • If enabled, only front-end is GZIP compressed, not admin area

0.1

  • First version of the plugin.

Requires: 3.0.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.2
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Active Installs: 10,000+

Ratings

3.5 out of 5 stars

Support

1 of 3 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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