[wp-hackers] 2.next - faster [flat/static build]

Matt Mullenweg m at mullenweg.com
Mon Feb 6 22:31:41 GMT 2006

Douglas Daulton wrote:
> In addition to tweaking SQL, creating a native option for a flat/static
> build (like Moveable Type) would reduce server load and increase SEO for WP
> 2.next.  There are some plug-ins out there that do this.  Why not look at
> them all and build a "best of show" into the core.

Just to dispel a common misperception, there is NO SEO benefit by having 
static files as opposed to WP's nice permalinks. They both look "static" 
to search engines.

Matt Mullenweg
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