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1) Get Intel or G5 Binaries
If you are running on either an Intel or G5 check the download site of your applications to see if there is specific binary for your computer. You may need to upgrade to get the best speed.
2) Slim Down Universal Binaries
In a similar note to the previous tip you can save a bit of RAM and disk space by removing the binary in applications that you won’t use. Xslimmer is the best application for this job.
3) Clear Caches
Your computer runs on Caches. If a cache becomes corrupt or full of erroneous data removing it could actually speed up your computer. Find your caches files under /Users/[name]/Library/Cache. Once as your delete them a new one will be created.
4) Web History
A large web history will mean your web browser will have to load it during start up. A big history can slow this down. Delete really old entries to speed up browsing. Disable it all together for an even quicker load.
5) Reduce Firefox Extensions
The more extensions you have the more RAM your computer uses. Delete and uninstall Firefox extensions you don’t use.