WorPress is an online and open source website creation tool written in PHP. It is a Content Management System. Connection Timed Out is one of the common issues in WordPress.

If your site takes much time to respond you will get an error as “Connection Timed Out”. It happens mostly in a shared environment when the resources exceed the limit. Find the below steps to resolve this issue.

1. Deactivate all plugins:

Plugin problem can also cause the timeouts. To make the site live you need to deactivate all the plugins.

2. Switch to a default Theme:

It may be caused due to themes also. To resolve this issue you need to switch to default theme.

3. Increase your PHP memory Limit:

You need to increase the PHP memory limit to your account for resolving this issue. To know how to increase the PHP memory limit, click here