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Autoptimize speeds up your website and helps you save bandwidth by aggregating and minimizing JS, CSS and HTML.

13 reviews
Average Rating
4.7 out of 5 stars
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Great plugin, one step only from being perfect!
By , for WP 4.3.1

I wish I could inline "above the fold CSS" for several pages. So far I used http://jonassebastianohlsson.com/criticalpathcssgenerator/ but my website uses 3-4 different templates, meaning different above the fold css for every template. The tool you suggested although it does great job it can only have one output. For any page I choose it, it does a good job but only for the respective pages of the same template.

I also have sent you an email asking you if i can become a beta tester of your addons. I'm really interested in the second option "A settings-page to configure “above-the-fold”-CSS for specific pages". However I haven't received an answer yet.

Blocking CSS lines & JS script introduced by Autoptimize
By , for WP 4.2.2

While it does a good job overall, it introduces its own generated CSS code which shows up as blocking CSS resource in Google PageSpeed test result. Also puts in JS script which needs to be minified as per Google PageSpeed. See the screenshot. How can these lines be removed to improve score?

Great Work!!!
By , for WP 4.1

Thanks for this great work!!!

Works pretty good
By ,

Optimizing is always tricky... nothing is going to work 100% of the time, but Autoptimize gets pretty close. You'll very likely need to do some tinkering, but once you do this plugin is well worth it (I'm seeing a pretty decent page speed difference).
If you have a plugin installed on a page that is breaking via autoopotimize, it is easy to "comment out" with noptimize (see documentation) as well as have it ignore certain filetypes etc.

By , for WP 3.9.1

Excellent! It took me configure the plugin, some things were corrupted and other things were not very well explained, after a few hours of consultation and testing, everything works perfectly. Now my Web goes like a bullet.
Wp 3.9.1, Mesocolum theme, WP Super Cache, WooCommerce, BudyPress, and many more plugins served in 2 seconds.
I recommend this supplement with WP Super Cache.

By ,

OK, thanks!

What a breeze!
By , for WP 3.9.1

Woo! It optimized my site at the click of a button vs days (maybe weeks) of doing it file by file while also juggling my other responsibilities: it reduced the number of requests by almost half, knocked off 2/2.5 seconds from load time, and bumped our Page Speed score up by a whole grade point. All this without any major compatibility issues. Now that I've used it once, I can hardly imagine setting up another site without it.

works nice - Works as promised
By , for WP 3.9.1

I combined this plugin with w3 total cache, cloudflare and smush.it

Before I only used cloudflare & smush.it and the results where as followed:
pagespeed insights: desktop- 90/100 mobile- 77/100
Page size: 424.8kB – Load time: 503ms – Requests: 27 – Perf. grade: 91/100

After optimization:
pagespeed insights: desktop- 94/100 mobile- 84/100
pingdom: 309.1kB – Load time: 225ms – Requests: 26 – Perf. grade: 95/100

More than halved the Load time so I'm happy. I didn's used al the options so I think i could improve more.

Slow loading but better Page Speed scores
By , for WP 3.9.1

This is probably the best plugin to increase page speed scores. But enabling makes my site load slower than without Autoptimize. It only took 2 sec. to load but with autoptimize, it now takes 8 sec. to load.

It seems to work
By , for WP 3.8

I have just installed and done the basic configuration and I have improved my blog performance at Page Speed Insights in 8 points more or less.

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