MySQL – Optimizing Database Structure


7.4.1. Make Your Data as Small as Possible
7.4.2. Column Indexes
7.4.3. Multiple-Column Indexes
7.4.4. How MySQL Uses Indexes
7.4.5. The MyISAM Key Cache
7.4.6. MyISAM Index Statistics Collection
7.4.7. How MySQL Opens and Closes Tables
7.4.8. Disadvantages of Creating Many Tables in the Same Database

減少 record structure 的大小 – Numeric Types 參考表
(用 MEDIUMINT 3bytes 比 INT 4bytes 好 , 若資料內容不可能有負值那加上 UNSIGNED , 則數值範圍可多一倍!)