Throttle Plugin

Throttle is a WordPress implementation of a bandwidth limiting throttle. It provides the framework to monitor and report current site load to your site's plugins or themes, allowing them to limit non-essential elements until load reduces. By doing this it can help to limit the effect of traffic peaks on your server's performance. Throttle is […]

Throttle is a WordPress implementation of a bandwidth limiting throttle. It provides the framework to monitor and report current site load to your site’s plugins or themes, allowing them to limit non-essential elements until load reduces. By doing this it can help to limit the effect of traffic peaks on your server’s performance.

Throttle is inspired by Drupal’s own throttling system although it shares no code & uses a different method for judging the level of load. However, if you have experience using the Drupal throttle to monitor and control your sites you should have no problem adapting to this version.

Installation & uage:

  • Download Throttle plugin, and extract to a local folder.
  • Upload Throttle folder in wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  • Activate from the plugins page in your WordPress admin panel. You may also like to active included demo throttling plugins which are included:
    • Throttle:Redirect
  • Go to the Options menu and click on the “Throttle