Matomo: How to install self-hosted analytics on your VPS
Self-host your web analytics with Matomo instead of sending all your data—and your user’s data—directly to Google. Easy to install on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS.
Docker images: How to containerize your project
Any web app, blog, or even pure HTML website can be “containerized” with a Docker image to make it portable and shareable. Learn how in this quick tutorial.
Ghost CMS: How to install on your Ubuntu 16.04 VPS
The Ghost CMS offers a more streamlined and modern blogging alternative to WordPress, and is a breeze to install on a VPS running Ubuntu 16.04
Install EasyEngine to deploy SSL-enabled WordPress blogs
Instead of wasting time manually configuring a LAMP stack, why not install EasyEngine and deploy SSL-enabled Wordpress blogs in a matter of minutes?
VPS terminal commands: Understanding the basics
Understanding VPS terminal commands can seem daunting at first, but practicing the most commonly-used ones will help you navigate your VPS with ease.
Linux permissions: making sense of 755 and rwxr-xr-x
Understanding Linux permissions might seem like a near-impossible task—what does 755 or u=rwx,g=rw,o=r mean, anyway?—but it’s easier than you think.
Linux package managers: Learning apt and yum
Linux package managers might seem a daunting task, but they’re easy to master once you understand how they work.