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Last updated by Dražen Duvnjak 2 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Dražen Duvnjak.

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March 26, 2020 at 3:30 pm #5771399

pabloG-30

When I activate the WPML plugin on my website I notice that the server's response time increases a lot, when the plugin is disabled I don't get the error message (TTFB) in the Google Pagespeed tests.

WPML enabled: hidden link
WPML disabled: hidden link

I also see a difference in loading time when I test with GTmetrix: hidden link

Link to GTmetrix: hidden link

What may be affecting my test results?

March 27, 2020 at 10:39 am #5777205

Dražen Duvnjak
Supporter

Languages: English (English )

Timezone: Europe/Zagreb (GMT+02:00)

Hello,

to assure WPML is working correctly, can you please met WPML’s Minimum Requirements:

Link: https://wpml.org/home/minimum-requirements/

1) Update MySQL to 5.6 or above.
2) Increase the memory limit.

Please open and add the following code in your wp-config.php file, right after the database information lines of code. This file is located in your website's root folder.

 /** Memory Limit */
define('WP_MEMORY_LIMIT', '256M');
define( 'WP_MAX_MEMORY_LIMIT', '512M' );

3) Use recommended page cache plugins, Object cache and etc.
Please check our blog on how to run your website faster for more information:

Link:
- https://wpml.org/tutorials/2012/01/can-your-site-run-faster/
- https://wpml.org/faq/prevent-performance-issues-with-wpml/

Please let me know how it goes and don't hesitate to ask if you find any problem along the way.

Regards,
Drazen

March 30, 2020 at 4:02 am #5790873

pabloG-30

Hello,

1 - ok

2 - The code you sent me was added on my website:

hidden link

3 - We use the Hummingbird Pro plugin to minify files and cache

I am still getting the TTFB error message when WPML is activated on my website.

What other improvement can I apply to resolve this issue?

March 30, 2020 at 6:52 am #5791199

Dražen Duvnjak
Supporter

Languages: English (English )

Timezone: Europe/Zagreb (GMT+02:00)

Thanks for the reply.

I have checked your website with Page Speed and it seems TTB error doesn't show up anymore. Can you please test it again after the memory limit increased?

You can see video of my testing:
- hidden link

Please let me know how it goes.

Regards,
Drazen