Introduction Welcome! If you’re here and wondering what Phantom is, I plan to have an introductory blog post at some point, but in the meantime…
In this post, I’ll be going over what transients are, how to use them, and why you should use them.
What are Transients?
Transients are a way to cache information in WordPress. They are very similar to WordPress Options with one key difference: Transients include a lifespan. We’ll get into what that means in the next section.