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Pagespeed Comparison: Themify vs Divi, Elementor, Astra, Avada, OceanWP, Beaver

Pagespeed Comparision: Themify vs D

Since the release of Themify v5, we have received an overwhelming amount of positive feedbacks about the pagespeed and performance improvements. We've helped many users achieve a 90+ pagespeed score on their sites, which they weren't able to with other themes. In this post, we will present a pagespeed comparison of Themify Ultra versus Divi, Elementor, Avada, Beaver, Astra, OceanWP, all of which are extremely popular themes and page builders in the WordPress market. We are presenting an unbiased comparison using the builtin features from each theme, without any third party cache or minify plugins. The pagespeed test was audited using Google Pagespeed Insights and we've recorded the whole process, which you can watch below. When it comes to pagespeed, we are thrilled to show how Themify outperforms other themes and builders.

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New Fast Loading Ultra Skin for Wedding Vendors

Ultra Wedding Photography Skin

The long-awaited WordPress theme for our wedding vendors is here - introducing the new wedding Ultra skin! This skin provides a perfect template for wedding websites, wedding photographers, as well as, hand craft artists to showcase their work. It offers an elegant and floral look with lots of opportunities and room for information and photos. Experience the Ultra Wedding demo now.

With wedding sites and hand craft artist sites being photo-heavy, this skin provides a dedicated page for portfolios and blog posts where you can showcase all your work in a stunning gallery of photos. Moreover, with the layout being both easy-to-navigate and responsive, your site can be easily viewed on any device without compromising the layout and appearance.

Lightweight & High Pagespeed Score

Even with a lot of images and content on the demo, the Wedding skin is super lightweight and load very fast with a 95 pagespeed score (see report). With Themify's built-in performance features, we managed to make the demo home page size within 1mb. That means the site loads within 200-300ms on most high speed connections. Google indicated pagespeed is a SEO ranking factor now. If your WordPress site doesn't score 90+ on Google Pagespeed Insights, consider to switch to Ultra now to boost your site's pagespeed and SEO performance.

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New! Furniture Skin for Furniture eCommerce Shops

Furniture skin

We are excited to start the new year by introducing a new Ultra skin that any online furniture store and interior design store needs. Create the finest online storefront for your furniture products and launch it in a snap — all made easy with the new furniture skin. The skin is available in Ultra, Shoppe and Builder Pro, you are well on your way on creating a top-notch website.

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With an air of sophistication and freshness, the furniture skin has everything a modern online furniture website can ever need. It offers a unique layout that brings out the best in your products.

Try the new Furniture skin and custom create just about any website in the same day. Experience the Furniture Skin now.

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The Future of WordPress and Performance Tuning Tips in 2021

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Guest post by Tom Fanelli, CEO and founder of Convesio

The best thing you can do for your WordPress website in 2021 is to tune up its performance, but that's not always as simple as it sounds. Generally, you can sum up performance as 50% site speed and 50% user experience, otherwise known as UX. Unfortunately, UX improvements often lead to lower site speed, which means you may be faced with a difficult challenge when optimizing your site.

It takes a delicate balance, but it's possible to fine-tune your WordPress performance by enhancing both UX and site speed when you choose the right techniques and technology.

My name is Tom Fanelli and I'm the co-founder of Convesio, a next-generation managed WordPress host. With two decades of digital experience, I've gone from owning my own agency to taking on multiple senior executive roles at large public companies.

In this post, I'll cover the most common issues I see with WordPress performance while considering the perspective and impact of both speed and UX, as well as what you can do about them. Let's get to it!

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2020 Holiday Sale

Holiday sales 2020

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have come and gone, but the holidays are still in full swing. To celebrate the holiday season, continue to save big on our memberships clubs. For a limited time only, enjoy 30% off on regular memberships or save $50 on our Lifetime Club membership.

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How to Translate Your Themify Theme With Weglot

There are quite a number of options when it comes to choosing a theme for your WordPress website. Themify is one of the oldest and most popular theme sellers that offers a number of beautiful WordPress themes. Therefore in this article, we'll explain to you how to take your Themify theme to the next level by making it multilingual with Weglot.

Our automatic translation solution detects and translates the entirety of your website and allows you to reach foreign audiences within minutes. In just 3 easy steps, you can create your multilingual website and benefit from the opportunities of going global with Weglot!

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Pagespeed: Watch how Themify Ultra outperforms Divi, Elementor, Astra, Avada, OceanWP, Beaver