Very often website owners face the question "How many users will my website attract during Black Friday?” The answer is a key to proper planning of the necessary hosting resources. For marketing experts that is a piece of cake. We would like to give you a few tips on how to sell more through your online store. We will not focus on marketing, campaigns, clicks or banners. Instead we will discuss how to optimize your website so that it can withstand the rush of visitors on this year's Black Friday.
We all know how useful statistics might be. It gives quick overview to aggregated information and provides quality data analysis to help us make better, more informed decisions. However, in some cases statistics collection and processing requires more server resources than the initially intended.
Today we would like to share with you our recent experience. This is a real story about two stat modules which were added to the hosting service, but doubled the server resource usage.
The series of recommendations from the tech team at SuperHosting.BG hosting company continues with the promising topic of CPU time (CPU usage). What is CPU time? How is it calculated and what is included in the statistics? What are the main reasons for CPU usage increase? and – How to optimize your applications? Those are some of the most interesting questions you are asking us about in the topic of CPU resources. And now is the time and place to reveal 'the secrets'!