8 Best WordPress Cache Plugins to Make Your Website More Faster 2016
Using WordPress is always good as it comes more handy and user friendly. But after adding some plugins and fancy theme, site gets excessive load on server and site opens slowly. So this will decrease Google Search Rank. Here comes WordPress Cache Plugin to speed up your site. In this article, I would like to show you Best WordPress Cache Plugins and how you can use it for WordPress site.
What is Caching?
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8 Best WordPress Cache Plugins:
W3 Total Cache is one of the most popular plugin in WordPress and it has over 1+ million downloads. W3 Total Cache improves the user experience of your site by increasing server performance, reducing the download times and providing transparent content delivery network (CDN) integration.
- Page Cache, Browser Cache, Database Cache
- Caching of feeds (site, categories, tags, comments, search results)
- Minification of posts and pages and feeds
- WP-CLI support
How to easily Setup W3 Total Cache Plugin
WP Fastest Cache is the simplest and fastest WP Cache system. There is no doubt that WP Fastest Cache makes your site more fast than other WordPress Cache Plugins. If you have many visitors, then this is suitable for you. As it is easy to setup. Best thing is you don’t need to modify the .htacces file. It will be modified automatically.
This plugin comes with a lot of features and it is free to use. But to get full features and premium support, you need to buy Premium version. And it is available with 15 different kind languages.
- Mod Rewrite
- Preload Cache
- Leverage browser caching
- Gzip Compression
- SSL & CDN support
Price: Free, Paid
WP Super Cache is very powerful cache plugin. It generates static html files from your dynamic WordPress blog. The static html files will be served to the vast majority of your users, even users who are not logged in. Wp Super Cache has a great feature ‘supercaching’, which can serves html files more quickly than PHP files.
This plugin is totally free and good choice for beginners. Using WP Super Cache(WPSC) you can notice the difference that it reducing more bandwidth usages and your site is opening more fast. There are some cool features WPSC proving to users.
- Mod Rewrite
- Legacy Caching
- CDN Support
HTML, PHP caching
4. WP Rocket
This plugin is paid. So if you want to use this, you have to buy license. Price starts from $39 per site. You will get all kind of support and updates. After 1 year you have to renew license to continue it.
- Page Caching, Browser Caching
- Cache Preloading, GZIP Compression
- CDN, DNS Prefetching
- Mobile Detection
5. Comet Cache
Comet Cache is an advanced WordPress caching plugin inspired by simplicity. It has more than 30000+ downloads and 5 star rated cache plugin. If you care about your website site speed, then you must have that plugin. Comet Cache takes a real-time snapshot of every Page, Post, Category, Link, etc.
It is easy to setup and it can be set up from dashboard. Once you setup this plugin, it starts work so well. There are two versions of this plugin- Free and Pro. And of course Pro version gives you full features and site license. It has some awesome features you must check.
- Page Cache
- Client-Side Caching
- RSS, RDF, and Atom Feed caching.
- Apache Optimizations to enable GZIP Compression.
- WP-CLI Compatibility.
- HTTP referrer exclusion patterns
- CDN support
Price: Free | Pro: $39
6. Hyper Cache
Hyper Cache is a great cache plugin for WordPress. If your hosting is poor or it goes out of resources, no worry. Hyper Cache can handle it and solves performance problems. So you can use this plugin in low resources hosting as well on high end servers.
It has lot of features, but you need only 5 minutes to configure it which is very easy. It has a simple configuration panel with preset values.
- Mobile Cache ready
- HTTPS ready
- bbPress specific integration
- CDN support
Cache Enabler lightweight caching plugin by KeyCDN, that makes your website faster by generating static HTML files plus WebP support. This plugin creates static HTML files and stores them on the servers disk. So when a visitor visits your site, the web server provides the static HTML file, this way it helps you to free server resource limit.
- Efficient and fast disk cache engine
- WordPress multisite support
- WebP Support
- HTTP/2 Focused
- CDN support
8. Fresh Performance Cache
Fresh Performance Cache is a simple cache plugin for WordPress. It boosts your WordPress site performance by minifying, combining, compressing and caching your files. It has less features than other WordPress Cache Plugins. But i can speed up your site 60%.
This plugin is paid which costs $21 and it is only available only Envato Market. It is last updated on 5 August 14. So there maybe some issue.
- White level admin
- Minifies CSS/JS
- Super fast Cache
- Intelligent combining of cached files
Price: $ 21