Sydney Header Loads AFTER rest of page

Dear Madam, Sir,
this problem first started with one of the updates late last year and I have not been able to resolve it. On my site,, the bottom portion of the home page loads BEFORE the header/slider. It briefly flashes on the screen before the header/slider is displayed. This looks very awkward. It happens with Chrome, Firefox and Edge. What could be the problem. Thank you so much for your help.

Hi Daniel,

That’s because the header area contains slide images are loaded a bit late, because the file size is bigger than the underneath content.

The solution for this is compress the file size of your slide images before uploading. You can use image compression tool like this:

Adding, to get more optimum result, you may want to do extra image compression from your WordPress website’s background by using one of these plugins:

I hope this reply helps.

Please let us know in a new topic if you have any further questions, or if we can provide you with any other assistance.

aThemes Support

Dear Kharis,
thank you very much for these recommendations! I will experiment with them!

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