2023 July

I18N Performance Analysis

A recent in-depth performance analysis of WordPress core showed that loading translations had a significant hit on a site’s server response time. Given that more than half of all WordPress sites use a language other than English, the performance team identified this as an area worth looking into more closely. The team spent the last couple of months […]

Performance Chat Summary: 11 July 2023

Meeting agenda here and the full chat log is available beginning here on Slack. Announcements Welcome to our new members of #core-performance WP 6.3 Beta 4 is today Working on a WordPress 6.3 performance highlights post – please add suggestions to the document by July 21 Work continues on dev notes for 6.3 Priority Projects Server Response Time Link to roadmap projects Contributors: @joemcgill @spacedmonkey […]