[wp-hackers] Forum post: Huge server hits

Jason Bainbridge jbainbridge at gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 20:05:31 GMT 2005

On 7/12/05, Podz <podz at tamba2.org.uk> wrote:
> Someone posts to the forums and says "I'm going to create a website for
> someone famous and I expect 100,000 hits a day. Can WP handle this ?"
> It would seem that the response would be "Use wp-cache, it might handle it".

It isn't a matter of if Wordpress can handle it, it is more a matter
of if your current hosting situation will handle it.

There are so many variables like how many images they are and the
number of posts displayed & their length it really is impossible to
say, with wp-cache Wordpress should behave fairly similar to a static

Jason Bainbridge
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