Move http to https on WordPress

In this article, you will see how to add SSL and HTTPS in WordPress website.

It is recommended these days to move HTTP to HTTPS on WordPress is an important thing because most of in our websites we share sensitive data like credit card and bank information or login credentials dozens of times per day. As a website owner it is your duty to keep the information safe when users making online transactions for purchasing something using debit card, credit card or netbanking or they simply logging in to your site.

To protect the data transfer, a secure connection is required using one of the most important step – use HTTPS (Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure) and SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption on your website.

HTTPS or Secure HTTP is an encryption mechanism, which secures the connection between user’s browser and your server. That means, any information that is exchanged gets encrypted.

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Remove version from css & js files in WordPress

In this post I will show how we can remove the version number from CSS & JS files.

Many css and js files in the WordPress have the WordPress version number appended to their source. Therefore to improve the speed of website as much as possible we need to remove query strings from css and js files. When we analyze site’s page using any page speed analyzer such as Google’s Page Speed, YSlow or Pingdom, we are very likely to see suggestions to remove query strings from css and js files. This is a problem as many proxies will not cache the resources if it has a query string in the URL. Continue reading “Remove version from css & js files in WordPress”