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Inspired by the popular plugin Gonzales.

Gonzales plugin prevents other heavy plugins from loading where they’re not needed. You can turn these off where they aren’t used. Sliders, maps, and many contact forms have bloated CSS and Javascript files that load globally on each and every page and post of your website.

We call this site drag. It can be avoided with free alternative plugins. These plugins are NOT clones of WP Rocket. They are completely different.

Selective activation of plugins, like Gonzales plugin, is one of our secret speed weapons. These imitation plugins really make a difference.

Gonzales has an annual *rental* fee. Don’t get locked in for recurring annual-renewal plugins. Save your money.

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  • On-demand *plugin-loading* prevents global site drag.
  • Easily add Gonzales features to your website with alternative free, WordPress-archived plugins.
  • Decrease website load times for mobile users.
  • Reduce the number of HTTP requests that slow your site.
  • Make plugins load only on the pages where they are required.
  • Selective activation or deactivation of plugins eliminate conflicts or unwanted features on specific pages or posts.
  • Increase the speed of your website by deactivating plugins where they aren’t needed.
  • Selectively disable plugins by any WordPress managed URL.

About the Author

Steve Teare
Steve Teare, Performance Engineer

Steve Teare researches WordPress plugin speed techniques and methods. Steve’s most valued super-power is creativity.

Site owners need education. Not how to make nice-looking sites. But how not to abuse and ruin WordPress – and thus the Internet itself. Steve’s mission: save the Internet from the approaching WordPress Apocalypse!

Steve’s passion is balancing the perception of speed with color and images. Building for speed stops mobile website abuse. Performance is not just an afterthought, bake it in from the start.

Honest and common-sense alternatives to paid Gonzales speed plugin.

Speed Clones
Speed-mastery for WordPress power users.

Twin Θ Replica Θ Knockoff Θ Imitation Θ Duplicate Θ Copy Θ Identical Θ Lookalike

We reverse-engineer premium and popular plugins. We discover ways to duplicate their main features. We use a blend of discrete, free, copycat plugins. These lightweight – sometimes esoteric – clones won’t slow down your website.

Get speed tips and instructions. You’re buying our knowledge and expertise. Links to plugins are included for your convenience and backup. All open-source plugin downloads are the property of their original authors and protected by GPL licenses. They are endorsed and available from the WordPress plugin directory. We don’t provide plugins or support. But we do answer email speed questions for 30 days after purchase.


Gonzales is a trademarks of WordPress Things by Tomasz Dobrzyński

We bleed speed.