What is the best setup to optimize Wordpress performance?

January 13, 2014 2.3k views
Hi, I was looking at the info available to create a droplet with the best setup to secure and have the best performance for a wordpress install, can someone give me some advice?
1 Answer
by Etel Sverdlov
Varnish is an HTTP accelerator and a useful tool for speeding up a server, especially during a times when there is high traffic to a site. It works by redirecting visitors to static pages whenever possible and only drawing on the server itself if there is a need for an active process. This tutorial covers installing wordpress on a LEMP stack (with nginx instead of apache), and then installing varnish.
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