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Differences in page load times with using Ghost instead of WordPress

I just ran a quick test of a page running on WordPress with the same page running on Ghost.

Here is the result:

On WordPress, the page took 13.2 seconds to load (4.53 seconds cached).
On Ghost, the same content took .98 seconds to load (.86 seconds cached).

I'm sold.

Michael Earls

Michael Earls

Michael has been a computer nerd since he was ten years old and he begged his parents to buy him a computer for Christmas. In 1982, he was the proud owner of a TI-99/4A. He's been coding since.

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