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Last updated Oct 17, 2003.

  • InformIT Photoshop Reference Guide. This is another guide like the one you're reading except its focus is on Photoshop. Under Web Design with ImageReady, you'll find an article on optimization.

  • InformIT Flash Reference Guide. Get the latest information on Flash and take a look at the Exporting and Optimization section of the guide to learn how to optimize Flash delivery over the Internet.

  • Extreme HTML Optimization. This Webreference article is for designers who want to try out an extreme sport where every byte counts on an HTML page. Get EHO (Extreme HTML Optimization) tips on XHTML, HEAD, CSS, JavaScript, tables, and URLs. If you're in a hurry, go to the summary page for a bulleted list of tips. Webreference also has a great list of references on optimization.

  • Web Design/HTML: Speed and Optimization. This about.com guide is loaded with articles and references for optimizing images, creating speedy Web pages, and compacting HTML files.

  • The Apache Software Foundation. The Foundation is a community of developers and users who collaborate on the open-source server. Download the official Apache server and read about current projects.

  • Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services). Microsoft's official Web site for IIS includes news, product information, tools and documentation downloads, and a knowledgebase.