Nov 30, 2013 08:42 AM|Rion Williams|LINK
There are usually a variety of ways that you can actually improve the performance and load times of your sites and applications without having to adjust your hardware, which I would recommend attempting first (since these optimizations are basically
The Web Developer Checklist
If you want an excellent resource that encompasses a variety of methods to improve your website or web application, I cannot recommend the Web Developer Checklist enough.
It features tools and resources that can help you analyze several aspects of your site including :
There is also an ASP.NET-specific version available on the site as well and one that focuses specifically on ASP.NET Performance. It's probably
one of the best single resources that I have found for improving nearly all aspects of a website or web application.
If you need some additional resources relating to code optimization and finding ways to improve your application in general, check these out :
Third Party Web-based Analyzers (Highly Recommended)
Profilers and Code Optimizers
Overall, I would recommend checking out the online analyzers like Google's PageSpeed Insights, which will show you exactly which areas of your site are slowing you down and could be improved and the steps necessary to do so.