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Pothi Kalimuthu

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  • Member Since: August 28th, 2008
  • Rajapalayam, TN, India
  • https://www.tinywp.in
  • Freelance WordPress Speed Optimization Consultant!
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Bio/Description

I’m a WordPress Performance Optimization Consultant, obsessed with speeding up WordPress powered sites! You can find me on my blog, on Twitter and on LinkedIn.

Interests

WordPress, Linux, speed, scaling, performance, MySQL

  • Posted a reply to "2 Different URL's of same site", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The WordPress constants WP_SITEURL and WP_HOME may have been set dynamically. Ref: http://codex.wordpress.org/Editing_wp-config.php#WordPress_address_.28URL.29 . Why…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "HTTP Error on image upload", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If I then jump over to the media library page the file has been successfully…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "New website under existing website; how to switch", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You are probably looking for http://codex.wordpress.org/Moving_WordPress#Moving_Directories_On_Your_Existing_Server . Always take a backup (of database and files)…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Doesn't work", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I visited the reviews section to actually see a review of this plugin. This thread…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Why is nginx redirecting requests on port 8080 to port 80(apache)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Why would you want to access your site on port 8080?

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Possible to hide "Rewrite rules must be updated" message on nginx?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I could not figure out why that solution doesn't work on your site. Sorry!

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Possible to hide "Rewrite rules must be updated" message on nginx?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Using this one-liner as a mu-plugin... https://github.com/pothi/WordPress-Nginx/blob/master/mu-plugins/nginx-rewrite-compatibility.php removes that message in WPSC. I hope that…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Object Cache add-in file object-cache.php is not a W3 Total Cache drop-in.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you find object-cache.php file in your site's wp-content folder, then try re-naming it.

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "One.com - I need more RAM I think.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Is it hard to setup a server myself? Could it be done by googling through…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "One.com - I need more RAM I think.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Irrespective of the host you choose, I'd recommend at least 1 GB of memory for…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: Limit Login Attempts] Problem when using Varnish", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What web server do you use? Does your web server recognize forwarded ip? (on Apache,…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce adds stuff to random carts Woothemes will not fix.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    WC 2.1 does seem to have removed the cookie thing that was earlier loading in…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to get compressed files to work?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    whenever I enable compressed files, it white screens my site after about five minutes. Some…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Empty response every once in a while", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I really enjoyed Quick Cache, but for some reason it returned "empty response" according to…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce and Varnish cache", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the link to github issue! Commenting to get updates in this thread. You…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce adds stuff to random carts Woothemes will not fix.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    A related issue seems to have been discussed a lot at https://github.com/woothemes/woocommerce/issues/3513 . tl;dr wc_session_cookie_…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce adds stuff to random carts Woothemes will not fix.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @varktech One can not disable the Varnish plugin in WPEngine. It is a mu-plugin. WPEngine…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce adds stuff to random carts Woothemes will not fix.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Among the hosting companies that are listed by WC, I know that Pressable should work…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce adds stuff to random carts Woothemes will not fix.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The issue is that it is probably hard to make you understand how Varnish or…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Woocommerce adds stuff to random carts Woothemes will not fix.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I've been watching this thread since it was posted. I could not believe what was…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "How bypass cache whith http post requests", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Remember to update the "htaccess" rules at your site's /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=wpsupercache&tab=settings under the heading "Mod Rewrite…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Cloudfront CDN redirects files back to origin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Remember to set the correct origin (www.domainname.com) in your CDN. You might have set it…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Redirecting to HTTPS?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    How / when does that redirect happen? How do we reproduce the issue?

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress 3.8.1.Update Message", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you use WP Object Cache, clear it. This can be done, depending on what…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress front loading slow after moving hosts", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your site seems to be loading fine as you can see at http://tools.pingdom.com/fpt/#!/b2e2DM/kris.alcordo.me . Of…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, A complete plugin, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "High CPU since 3.8", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You may want to take a look in your php logs, since one of your…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, Most Useful Plugin for ME!, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress database error MySQL server has gone away for query", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I don't have any recommendations for an alternative. I'm a server-guy. Never been into SEO!

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress database error MySQL server has gone away for query", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Are the sitemaps are created at specific intervals ? Nope. Is there any way to…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Specify a cache validator", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I just have one issue where I get a D for "Specify a cache validator"…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress database error MySQL server has gone away for query", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It generates the sitemaps on the fly. So, naturally, it takes a lot of resources…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Dashboard becomes blank", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Try http://codex.wordpress.org/Debugging_in_WordPress .

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Missing repository during installation?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    When I run the file "/srv/www/htdocs/wordpress/wp-admin/install.php" How did you run that file? In terminal?

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "File upload - size issue", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This is probably a limitation on your hosting environment.

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Dashboard becomes blank", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    A few recommendations! Never post any (database) credentials in a public forum! Never use 777…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My Addon sites hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    See http://codex.wordpress.org/FAQ_My_site_was_hacked

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Changing home url working with a subdomain", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi Jez, Glad to know that things worked as expected. Cheers! Pothi

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Is WordPress the right platform?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    While WordPress can be great platform to manage people and their roles in creating /…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Backend Insanely Slow", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Have you enabled object cache in W3 Total Cache plugin? If yes, try turning that…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Changing home url working with a subdomain", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The following articles might help you too... http://codex.wordpress.org/Changing_The_Site_URL http://codex.wordpress.org/Moving_WordPress

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Changing home url working with a subdomain", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm currently deleting the old files Please do not ever delete anything, if possible. Instead…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "CDN Sync Tool ?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for clarifying. Appreciate it!

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "CDN Sync Tool ?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I spoke too soon. It does seem to be removed as of now. However, you…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "CDN Sync Tool ?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It is available at http://wordpress.org/support/plugin/cdn-sync-tool

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Entire cache clears after page edit", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    when I edit a single page it clears the entire cache How do you know,…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Repeated Errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    No one could see that error by visiting that page. It is visible only for…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "No Leverage browser caching", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Still you haven't answered how you measured the info about memory usage by this plugin.…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Link Themes and Plugins to CDN", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It's been a while, since I used the CDN feature. Not sure why it didn't…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Preload is a great feature!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    One feature that would be great is that Preload should not arase all the cache…

    8 months ago