Team MAGIC, or “The Magicians” (as they are known within Alley) found themselves with a rare opportunity to link their in-person retreat with the American Alliance of Museums yearly conference in New Orleans. Team Magic has worked on many museum projects and a few members of the team were speaking at the conference last year. So, instead of choosing a random city somewhere in the continental United States of America, the Magicians set their sites on the birthplace of jazz.
Code optimization is an important topic for any developer. Matt Boynes, Director of Platform Services, WordPress, will be walking WordCamp Boston audiences through some tried-and-true methods for pinpointing the slow points of any WordPress plugin or theme.
Using free tools, including the debug bar plugin and some of its add-on plugins, he’ll identify each issue and use three general approaches to optimize offending code.