What is cache for Website
The word cache is very known to all of us. When your internet browser not showing websites properly or experiencing slow browsing speed or not loading perfectly, we say have you cleared your browser cache? What does it mean that, we all know that it helps us to clear old memories from your browser. And the same thing is happens for websites hosted in siteground as well. How? well, when developer update a website as you know that updating of a website is a continuous process. Because depending on the increased number of competitions we want to add or modify design frequently. In such cases purge sg cache plays a vital role to make your website up-to-date.
siteground’s caching always store websites screenshot inside it’s memory so that when visitors try to visit a site it shows in-front of them in no time.
How to purge sg cache
Siteground hosting provider always keep data to its memory for certain period of time that varies from an hour to couple of months before clearing the cache. So, what happens is when a developer update or fixed anything in your website. Most of the cases cache has been cleared instantly like hostagor.
But sometimes it may need to clear cache manually. Therefore to change or update designs of your website, you must need to clear cache manually each time you updated your website.
Cache can be cleared two ways, one is internal coding inside the cpanel and the other is using a cache plugin like sg optimizer. But here, I have showed you a different way that can be done via cPanel of Siteground. Usually after performing changes on the site or restores, it is required to flush the cache from the hosting account.
Lets see how to do this:
step 1: You can do it over the Site Tools -> Speed -> Caching -> Dynamic Cache -> the button Flush next to the site
step 2: In this stage your will receive a successful message that cache has been cleaned.
Each time you update something in your website hosted in the siteground will see nothing reflected though you have a popular plugin installed. Because, they have a different techniques to clear their cache. Therefore always follow the above steps. Most of the people do not follow the exact process and installed different plugins plugins but at the end of the day get tired.