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Lighting a fire under WordPress

Posted in Infrastructure Management on September 5th, 2011 by Jeff – Be the first to comment

Since I moved my personal web site from Roller to WordPress a couple of years ago, my web site had been a dog. After reading an article about a PHP-based web site configured to support 9 millions hits per day, and knowing through experience that my site should be significantly faster, I decided it was time to light a fire under WordPress.

(Note that I’ve included gists at the bottom of the article with the important configuration files.)
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