Optimizing Websites

I have listed some resources which I found useful which come under the heading, Optimizing Websites!

Compressing Images

www.smushit.com/ysmust.it

CSS Compression

www.cssdrive.com/index.php/main/csscompressor/

JS Compression

www.jscompress.com

Other Tips

It is a good idea to keep the originals files and rename the compressed files as [file_name].min.[extension]
http://code.google.com/p/minify
http://gist.github.com/491083

Serving files from couple of domains or sub-domains will save load time because they are downloaded in parallel.
http://betterexplained.com/articles/how-to-optimize-your-site-with-gzip-compression/
http://www.alistapart.com/articles/sprites
http://spritegen.website-performance.org/
http://developer.yahoo.com/performance/rules.html
http://www.askapache.com/htaccess/apache-speed-cache-control.html
http://code.google.com/speed/page-speed/docs/rtt.html#ParallelizeDownloads
http://drupal.org/node/685774#comment-2518764
http://github.com/farhadi/SmartOptimizer

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