Recipe For Baked Wordpress « carpeaqua by Justin Williams | W3 Total Cache looks pretty good.

Brent Simmons is still frustrated because so many sites Daring Fireball links to are inaccessible because of the massive amount of traffic it brings. Making your WordPress site Fireball-proof is not hard and anyone who can’t find the minimal amount of time to do it probably shouldn’t be self-hosting in the first place.