Does it make a difference with turning your laptop off every night?

I just recently purchased an 11.6 acer aspire one laptop and i was wondering if it really makes a difference to turn your computer off whenever it isnt in use. does it make it go faster or anything like that? every evening when i am finished using my laptop i shut it down. does it really matter either way to keep... show more I just recently purchased an 11.6 acer aspire one laptop and i was wondering if it really makes a difference to turn your computer off whenever it isnt in use. does it make it go faster or anything like that? every evening when i am finished using my laptop i shut it down. does it really matter either way to keep it always running and booted up or turned off?
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