Website way too slow

dash-crypto
#1

Moved last night to cloudflare, we were expecting some more traffic, however, with only 35 concurrent users the site is very slow.

My Site is https://gymbase.io
This is my VM performance.

what can be causing such slow performance?

#2

Your server takes a long time to generate HTML. Cloudflare does not cache page code by default because it is frequently dynamic content.

I’m going to guess you don’t have a Page Caching plugin. Something like W3TC is good:

Personally, I use WP Fastest Cache:

Ultimately, the slowness lies with your server. Nothing Cloudflare can do is going to speed this up, as it’s a dynamic site. At best, you can speed up content for non-logged-in users with the aforementioned plugins, or this approach:

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#3

The first line (HTML) of you page takes over 10 seconds to load, and almost 10 seconds to negotiate SSL. Subsequent slow requests also have a long SSL negotiation time. Also, the yellow highlights on the chart mean redirects, see if you can avoid them. Please see:

https://www.webpagetest.org/result/190217_9T_133384524b9f7813addff15ca5b6857a/2/details/#waterfall_view_step1

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