Justin Silverton shares withus today ten easy tips for speeding up your PHP applications with Apache.
The suggestions include things like:
- Enabling compression of HTML with the output_handler settings in your php.ini
- Move from file-based sessions to shared memory sessions
- Use output buffering
- Don't use images when text will do
Some of the suggestions are just general web development items (such as that last one), but some web developers out there need to be reminded of them. There are still too many image only sites out there...