Performance

Magento 2: How to improve Magento 2 speed for development on local machine

Magento 2: How to improve Magento 2 speed for development on local machine

In this article we gathered the most important performance tips, which will help you to improve Magento 2 speed on your local machine. After applying of these performance tips, Magento 2 will load much faster. You will be able to work in normal way, without long page reloading.

In short, this is a list of speed improvements requited for normal development work with Magento 2.

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Why Upgrade to Magento Community 1.8?

Upgrade to Magento Community 1.8

Here is an overview of the most important Magento Community 1.8 fixes and improvements sorted by importance.

Magento Community 1.8 is the next major and most important Magento CE platform update. It is highly recommended to upgrade your store to Magento Community 1.8 as soon as stable version will be released due to important security fixes and performance improvements.

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Adding your own controller to Magento Enterprise Edition Full Page Cache

Magento performance

Magento Enterprise Edition (Magento EE) have a lot of features. One of them is "Full Page Caching" (FPC), which increase store performance and makes store pages to load much faster.

By default Magento EE caching works for category, product, CMS pages. If you want to create your own controller the response will be dynamically generated for it, and FPC will be not used. To add your own controller to FPC you need to add some modifications in your source code.

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Magento performance: Optimization of Magento configurable products. Part 2.

Magento performance

In my previous article I wrote about performance issues when you have many attribute options for configurable attribute. Here I will provide you with several tips on how to increase performance if you have configurable products with many associated products (100 associated products and more).

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Magento performance: Magento search optimization

Magento search optimization

Search is very important for customer experience, that is why it is highly recommended to keep it quick and optimized.

In this article we gathered recommendations that will help to optimize search in your Magento store without core files modifications.

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