How to make the theme load faster

1) Install cache plugin.

2) If possible, decrease size of your images.

3) Deactivate needless plugins.

4) Decrease number of items (portfolios, albums, catalogs, photos) per page:

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5)If you are using Wordfence Security plugin, deactivate Live Traffic, it extremely slows down sites.
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6) Install a image compressing plugin, like https://wordpress.org/plugins/tiny-compress-images/ you can firstly try to check how they are compressed at tinypng.com

7) Check your server performance with http://www.bytecheck.com/ Normal time is 0.1 – 0.4 sec.

8) Go to Theme Options -> Post Types -> Advanced and disable all custom post types you don’t use. If you don’t use custom post types at all, please deactivate The7 Post Types plugin – it will significantly improve page loading.

9) If possible, upgrade your PHP. The most recent version of The7 is compatible with PHP 7.

10) If back-end works slow, please address try to disable elements you don’t use.

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