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

dropbox-alternatives
Self-Hosting && SaaS Alternatives | Jan 01, 2020 | By Joel Hans | 14 min read

The Best Dropbox Alternatives: 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.

Tutorials | Sep 30, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 4 min read

Install GitLab On Your VPS To Host A Repository (Tutorial)

GitLab is an open source application that offers a graphical user interface (GUI) to help manage Git repositories. It includes lots of features, such as issue tracking and easy pull …

Uncategorized && Updates | Sep 20, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 1 min read

How big is too big? (limited time offers)

What is TOO big exactly? I guess you know it when you see it, right? Yeah, that’s too big. May Offers VPS PLANS STARTING $3 PER MONTH! All our Standard …

install_openvpn_debian_tutorial
Tutorials && VPS Uses | Sep 13, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 26 min read

How To Install OpenVPN on Debian 10 (Tutorial)

Protect your browsing data: Install OpenVPN on Debian 10 There are literally lists of reasons why you might want to use a VPN, but keeping your data safe is #1 …

cheap_vps_new_york
Uncategorized && Updates | Sep 04, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 2 min read

The best deals in cloud hosting take over NYC

SSD Nodes is bringing affordable hosting back to New York! We’re glad to announce the opening of our newest hosting location in New York City. The newest data center is …

Uncategorized && Updates | Aug 14, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 2 min read

SSD Nodes launches European data center!

Europe here we come… It’s now official– as of today, you can deploy your websites and apps from Frankfurt, Germany with SSD Nodes. And…believe it or not… you played a …

SaaS Alternatives | Jun 04, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 12 min read

WordPress Alternatives: 12 Best Flat-File Content Management Systems

Wordpress is great, but its database can make security harder and slow down page loads. These flat-file content management systems offer an alternative.