Youâ€™ll find all kinds of tricks, hacks and tips for speeding up your website, but if those apps or other approaches arenâ€™t on the up and up, you could be penalized severely. The reality is that there are many reasons why your site and/or computer is slow, and you need to troubleshoot to find the real problem. Otherwise, it will likely only get worse and (worst case scenario) youâ€™ll drive away viewers and customers.
For starters, make sure you have a solid in-memory database which can boost your speed and overall performance. Many times, itâ€™s a simple upgrade thatâ€™s in order. Maybe youâ€™ve outgrown your old needs, some of your technology is outdated and doesnâ€™t play nicely with others, or you havenâ€™t prioritized maintenance. Otherwise, here are a few other reasons slowness might be plaguing you: [Read more…]