At the Spring Cleaning meetup on 3 May, Adam Soucie discussed methods for cleaning up your WordPress database and why you should do it. He offers several suggestions, including optimizing and repairing tables, as well as shows some code snippets to help and suggests plugins to use. Check out his slide deck below.
Is your site still running slow, like it’s just coming out of hibernation? Have you tried every optimization trick from caching to throwing cash at it? It might just be your database dragging you down. For both dedicated developers and beginner bloggers, we’ll show you MySQL commands, WordPress functions, and easy-to-use plugins that’ll get your databases slimmed down and ready for swimsuit season