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WordPress Gzip Compression

Description

Enables gzip-compression if the visitor’s browser can handle it. This will speed up your WordPress website drastically and reduces bandwidth usage as well. Uses the PHP ob_gzhandler() callback.

FAQ

Will it speed up my WordPress website?

Yes, absolutely. The gzip handler compresses output before it is sent to the user’s browser so the user downloads less data and the browser then processes the compressed data.

What type of compression does it use?

It uses the PHP ob_gzhandler() callback to compress output.

Reviews

worst and horrible

Himanshu

Stop my website working and found error 500, i think all good comments are fake and updated by author side.

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Changelog

1.0

  • Initial release of the WordPress Gzip Compression plugin

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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