Have you read Yahoo!’s Thirteen Simple Rules for Speeding Up Your Web Site? and did you used the YSlow Firefox extension to determine how pages are performing?
If not, no worry! Sometimes, its better to actually see and hear the concepts to get a good grasp of things. Now you can see a video of Steve Souders, Chief Performance Yahoo for Yahoo! and author of High Performance Web Sites, going into details about Yahoo!’s best practices for providing optimal performance on their site. Watch video after the jump.