Optimize Scripts & Styles

Optimize Scripts & Styles

Optimize Scripts & Styles combines scripts and styles on your site, minifies them and provides cachable versions for improved site performance.

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Author Activity 0.5
  • ๐Ÿ“ข Reliable plugin.. 7 total updates and 7 in last 12 months. That's great track record.
  • ๐Ÿ“ฅ Umm.. Very few new users pick this plugin...
  • โค๏ธ Other plugins from this team are not picking up well. Proceed with caution.
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Peer Comparison

# Plugin WPMeta Score Users Rating
1Fast Velocity Minify3.350,000+4.8
2WP Scripts & Styles Optimizer1.1800+4.7
3Custom Styles and Scripts1.160
4WPtimize0.990+5
5GDPR Visitor Consent0.910+0
6Optimize Scripts & Styles0.920+5
7LC Scripts Optimizer0.850+0

Description

Optimize Scripts & Styles optimizes your site’s JavaScript and CSS files by combining, minifying and caching them. This will help your site’s overall performance and user experience by reducing the number of files served up and the overall size of these files.

For developers, this allows you to maintain uncompressed versions for development themes or plugins, while compressing them for a production environment.

For you SEO buffs, it cleans up the number of scripts that get included and downloaded to your site visitors, helping your overall PageSpeed score.

Header and footer script locations are maintained as well as any localized data used for the scripts and the minified files are stored in the /cache folder, making it friendly for plugins like WP Super Cache. Media attributes are also maintained for print stylesheets.

Features

  • Combine & minify all JavaScript & CSS that is enqueued
  • Stores the optimized files in the cache folder for faster page loads
  • Compatible with caching plugins like WP Super Cache and W3 Total Cache
  • Enable for logged in users (not recommended)
  • Available options to remove or ignore enqueued scripts and styles
  • Optional button in the admin bar to clear scripts and styles
  • Includes an option to remove script type attributes for HTML5 validation