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WordWhippet is a free optmisation plugin with multiple options to speed up your WordPress site & improve your site’s search engine rankings & PageSpeed Insights scores.

Options included:

  • Minify site source code
  • Enable Cache Control Headers
  • Async Javascript
  • Defer Javascript
  • Enable Gzip Compression
  • Remove Query Strings
  • Disable hotlinking
  • Disable Emoticons
  • Disable Comment Scripts
  • Disable Auto Embedding
  • Disable Jquery Migrate
  • Disable Really Simple Discovery
  • Disable Shortlinks
  • Disable XML_RPC
  • Remove WLManifest Link
  • Disable self-pingback
  • Disable heartbeat api
  • Disable Dashicons on the front-end
  • Disable or limit post revisions
  • Hide WordPress/WooCommerce Version tags



This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.


  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory, or install it via the WordPress Plugin Repository
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Toggle optimisation options on/off on the WordWhippet settings page and save your settings


7 de junio, 2020
Good plugin. Lightweight and works great. My review is based in a small project, so please keep that in mind. Cheers!
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