How to Defer Parsing of JavaScript in WordPress (4 Methods)

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- Hello, I'm Mike.

And today we're going to go over

how to defer parsing of JavaScript in WordPress.

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Did your WordPress site through a performance testing tool

only to be met with an instruction

to defer parsing of JavaScript in WordPress?

Implementing this change can have a positive impact

on your sites page load times especially for mobile visitors

but the warning can be a bit difficult to understand

which is why we're going to explain exactly

what it means to defer a parsing of JavaScript

and how you can implement this change

on your WordPress website.

But before we get too far,

I wanna let you know that there'll be links

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So let's dive in.

If you've ever run your WordPress site