We all know how useful statistics might be. It gives quick overview to aggregated information and provides quality data analysis to help us make better, more informed decisions. However, in some cases statistics collection and processing requires more server resources than the initially intended.
Today we would like to share with you our recent experience. This is a real story about two stat modules which were added to the hosting service, but doubled the server resource usage.
In a previous article we explained how to speed up your OpenCart store by reducing the calculation for the number of products displayed in a given category.
In this way you reduce the numerous SQL queries, sent towards the database. If you need the number of products to be visible, you can optimize in another way in order to improve your loading speed.
Today we will tell you about one more basic technique for optimizing and speeding up your OpenCart.
OpenCart is one of the most commonly used online store systems by our customers and comprises 6.3% of all installed CMS platforms). As we receive many inquiries about speed optimization we decided to give you a few tips on how to speed up your OpenCart store.