I have some experience in building web applications but all of them
have been intranet apps so I have never had to think about things like
caching. Actually my experience with caching has more been in the area
of removing it since it just gets in the way for a intranet app with
But now I am writing a site which might stand or fall by the quality
of it’s caching. But I don’t find to much info on how the built in
caching is in Rails or if I should get myself a plugin or if I have to
code it myself. The site is nothing overly dynamic. I’ts basically a
list of sites and each has ratings and comments. (You can basically
see the basics at
Could anyone give me a link or pointers on a good method of caching.
Apart from the commenting I think this could be cached to hell.