Quick Tip: Using Aliases for Good
In Bash, the default Unix shell on most Linux systems, you can save yourself a little bit of time and typing effort by using the alias command to create some …
5 VPS Tools to Get Your Startup Humming
We probably don’t need to spend any time convincing you why a VPS is the better choice for your startup over shared hosting with one of the big, impersonal players …
How To Enable 2FA For Your SSD Nodes dashboard
Here at SSD Nodes, we can’t recommend enough that our customers turn on two-factor authentication (2FA) as soon as they create their account and launch their first virtual private server …
Secure Your VPS With One Simple Password Trick
Most people who operate a VPS understand one of the fundamentals of password best practices: never use the same password in more than one location.
Worry Not: Our Hobbies Are Safe from AI
Will AI make sysadmins or webdevs obsolete? No matter how complex AI-driven tools get, they can’t share in the passion we have for creating cool new things.
Installing Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP) on Ubuntu 16.04
A virtual private server (VPS) is most often used to host dynamic websites and applications. This requires installing and configuring a web server.
Quick Tip: Know Your Linux Server Shutdowns
Every once in a while, you’ll need to either shutdown or reboot your virtual private server (VPS). Whether it’s completely expected or because of some major issue that can’t be …