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  • User warning: The following module is missing from the file system: module_missing_message_fixer. For information about how to fix this, see the documentation page. in _drupal_trigger_error_with_delayed_logging() (line 1172 of /home/robogeek1/davidherron.com/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Deprecated function: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; GeSHi has a deprecated constructor in require_once() (line 915 of /home/robogeek1/davidherron.com/sites/all/modules/libraries/libraries.module).

Performance improvements for Drupal

Part of the history of Drupal is the claim that it has survived slashdottings without knuckling under. Slashdot is a popular site among geeks and often when something reaches the front page hordes of geeks follow that link all at once. This has been known to bring weak web servers to their knees. Regardless of whether ones sites are slashdot fodder, it's a good idea to use the least machine resources to serve up your web site. Not only is it good for your wallet (fewer servers to buy) but it's good for the planet (fewer servers chewing up electricity).

Of importance is my earlier research, Website usability and performance

If your website appears to be "slow" your visitors will tend to be frustrated and go elsewhere. Performance can have an impact on your bottom line.