Shared vs. VPS hosting?

Hello, I was looking for opinions and experiences of which is better for... for Performance. Not as interested in the accessibility to the server as I am performance, except perhaps implementing GZIP or Mod_Deflate which I don't think is available on shared hosting.(which, seems like a big help to... show more Hello,

I was looking for opinions and experiences of which is better for...

for Performance. Not as interested in the accessibility to the server as I am performance, except perhaps implementing GZIP or Mod_Deflate which I don't think is available on shared hosting.(which, seems like a big help to implement).

Reason: Adding javascript calculators which will slow down pages by 3-fold to a site that is already slower than approx 50-60% of sites even with basic static html pages with a couple compressed images(according to Google)


Warning: I'm Very Amateur (Thank You)
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