WordPress 6.1, arriving November 2022, is jam-packed with performance improvements, signaling that this may be the update that many have been waiting for.
WordPress performance scores from the beginning of 2022 until the end of September have been relatively stable, going up a few percentage points in the spring then dropping in the summer, ending September roughly 3 percentage points higher than from the start of the year.
WordPress Core Web Vitals Performance in 2022
Most other platforms have enjoyed more substantial performance improvements month after month in 2022:
- Wix up by 13…