Precompile your ASP.NET Apps
Precompiling your applications is a good idea once your App goes into production. When you have decided on a code freeze and want to test teh full ability, precompile is a good option. ASP.NET goes in and compiles all your pages/dal/bll into assemblies that are faster and safer. All your resources files get compild as well which also makes things safer. The article also goes into precompiling for Staging which you can use as an example for other environments.