In the article about driving your website using PHP and MySQL it seams that if you have large amounts of information ten it would take ages to actually input data. Does sitepoint use a different type of databse or take a shortcut.
Is PHP and MySQL a faster option than coding HTML files. I mean by this, will the page load slower or faster. How about if you use multiple SSI on a HTML page. Would the PHP and MySQL solution be a faster loading one.