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I am new to IIS 8 (running on windows 2012 R2 an Amazon EC2 server).

I am creating a bunch of websites to migrate to this new server.  Each time a configure a website, IIS creates  a new application pool for me using the name of the website.

Should I allow websites to share the same application pool?   It seems to be a setting that allows me to share settings or something, but I am not sure which settings and what strategy I would use to decide to share or not to share.

I do have some websites that use HTTPS, I do have some that have a lot of visitors and some that have few visitors, not sure what else..
Thanks for any help!
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