13 basic Linux commands for beginners
Understanding VPS terminal commands can seem daunting at first, but practicing the most commonly-used ones will help you navigate your VPS with ease.
What is a web server?
Between LAMPs and LEMPs and PHP and other acronyms, web servers can be a confusing lot. Let’s answer an essential-but-common question: What is a web server?
Install a LAMP stack on your VPS (Tutorial)
LAMP is still the most popular software stack for setting up a web server. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to install a LAMP stack on your VPS, so …
How to install Nextcloud on your server with Docker
Nextcloud is a fantastic way to break your reliance on other companies like Dropbox or Google. With a few Docker containers, you can install Nextcloud on your VPS in a …
Best Dropbox alternative: Seafile vs NextCloud vs Syncthing?
It’s a battle for the best self-hosted Dropbox alternative: NextCloud vs. Seafile vs. Syncthing! See which file-syncing app is the best fit for your VPS.
7 cool uses for Docker: WINE and tweeting from terminals
Docker containers are a beautiful, flexible thing. Here are a few of our favorite cool uses for Docker on your VPS, from the useful to the downright ridiculous.
VPS backups are simple—you’re just overthinking it
People keep thinking that manual VPS backups are some impossible task. Let’s see what happens when we stop overthinking and just use rsync smarter.