November 27, 2013 at 16:21 #43391
The Photigy forum pages seem to take an unusually long time to load for me regardless of what computer I’m on (work PC with work internet connection, home Mac Pro or MacBook with wired or wifi cable internet connection, etc). Is anyone else experiencing this? It seems to take a while with the “waiting for http://www.photigy.com” message in the status bar in my browser. It’s usually around 10 seconds and sometimes as high as 20 to load a page. That’s not usual for today’s connection and server speeds. That doesn’t seem like a lot of time on the surface, but when you’re trying to go through all the unread new messages in all the topics you can, it can add up. Just wondering if anyone else is experiencing this…
December 1, 2013 at 22:41 #43485
Tyson, (yah, we fixed this redirect, now I can answer , Forum is slower than the rest of the site because we turned off caching for it, for logged users, otherwise it will be hard to get new posts.
I’ll talk to our sys admin to see what we can do.. for me, site sometime slows down without much of the load, and sometimes really fast even when 100 new visitors hits it every minute.
I know wordpress is not the best at high traffic full of graphic (heavy graphics especially on the forum here), and one day we’ll invest into moving to a new platform. still need to grow for that move though:-)
Thank you fir reporting and sorry for inconvenience….
The Lighting magician
December 28, 2013 at 13:26 #43974
Did you change something recently? It seems like everything is working faster now. Forum pages are loading in ~5s or less instead of 20s+ for me now on all my different computers at home and work. Just wanted to let you know.
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