A recent client wanted some specific information about performance and load times for an ecommerce store. There are best practices, of course, and lots of factors that can affect load time, and most ecommerce shop managers also want lots of imagery, so a more detailed breakdown of load times and items was required.
9 June 2004 | 122 comments | code, cache, webdev, performance, article, development, tutorial, programming, php, web, caching, for beginners
High-traffic sites can often benefit from caching of pages, to save processing of the same data over and over again. This caching tutorial runs through the basics of file caching in PHP.