Articles tagged optimisation

A Quick Way to Help Optimise MySQL Databases
The ANALYSE() procedure built into MySQL can give you a wealth of information about your database tables, making it easy to find out which tables need optimising. Read more – ‘A Quick Way to Help Optimise MySQL Databases’.
Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Webmaster Tools
The first step to increasing your site’s visibility on the top search engines such as Google, Yahoo! and MSN is to help their respective robots crawl and index your site. To avoid undesirable content in the search indexes, webmasters can instruct spiders not to crawl certain files or directories through the standard robots.txt file. Conversely and importantly, webmasters can also notify the search engines about the existence and importance of pages with a sitemap.xml file Read more – ‘Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Webmaster Tools’.