Joel Hans

Joel Hans

Joel is equal parts tech and literature geek, and loves helping people do more in the cloud. When not working at a blank page or a Linux terminal, he's mountain biking in the mountains surrounding Tucson, Arizona. Nurse Media | GitHub | Twitter | joelhans.com

How to use Docker and Nginx to host multiple websites
Tutorials | Apr 17, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 11 min read

Host multiple websites on one VPS with Docker and Nginx

With this tutorial, you’ll set up a reverse proxy that uses Docker and Nginx to host multiple websites, on different domains, with a single VPS.

VPS Uses | Apr 11, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

7 more uses for your VPS: setup a VPN & more

Want some more ways to use your VPS to its fullest? How about trying out a VPN, self-hosting, VoIP, or even some philanthropy?

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Getting started with Docker
Tutorials | Apr 04, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 15 min read

Tutorial: Getting started with Docker on your VPS

Getting started with Docker on your VPS is pretty straightforward, and once you’re set up via this tutorial, it’s like you’ve “leveled up” in DevOps.

13 smart terminal tools to level up your Linux servers
Development | | By Joel Hans | 21 min read

13 smart terminal tools to level up your Linux servers

The Linux terminal is highly flexible and customizable—here’s 13 surefire way to be more productive and make your Linux server life easier (or prettier!).

VPS Uses | Apr 01, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

What is RAID 10? (and how does it help your VPS?)

We’re proud of the RAID 10 configuration we use on our SSD-based servers because it offers both tremendous speed and maximum file redundancy. Here’s how.

New server? 29 projects and resources to get you going
VPS Uses | Mar 29, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 16 min read

New server? 29 projects and resources to get you going

The Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2018 frenzy is done, and you’ve found yourself with a shiny new server. Here’s how to make the most of it.

VPS Comparison 2019: Linode vs. DigitalOcean vs. Vultr vs. SSDNodes
Comparisons | Mar 27, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 12 min read

VPS Comparison 2019: Linode vs. DigitalOcean vs. Vultr vs. SSDNodes

Which VPS hosting provider offers the most bang for your buck? Our Linode vs. Digital Ocean vs. Vultr vs. SSD Nodes 2019 VPS comparison has the answers.

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