14 Rules for Faster sites: High Performance ideas

Are you having performance issues? Why having bigger servers is not always the answer! Many of the recommendations are easy to follow and should make a significant difference in user s perception of download speeds.

Repair or optimize MySQL database on a shell

Repair or optimize MySQL database on a shell

To fight fragmented databases, it is always a good idea to re-optimize your MySQL database especially if you have a lot of varying characters (VARCHAR). The basic way is via a SQL query. bash> mysql