Posts tagged with Tutorials.

Tutorials | Jul 03, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 9 min read

Using Portainer to manage your Docker containers easily

Docker makes the task of managing VPS a lot easier, but Portainer takes it a step further. View real-time data and administer via an easy web interface.

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Tutorials | Jun 26, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 14 min read

Tutorial: Speeding Up MySQL Without Using the CPU

We recently had a user ask us a relatively simple question: How do I speed up my MySQL query performance without just relying on the CPU?

Tutorials | May 22, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 11 min read

Tutorial: VPS Security Audits Using Lynis

We’ve written in the past about general security-focused steps you can take to protect your VPS, such as enabling SSH authentication or general server maintenance, but there comes a time …

Remote Linux desktop on your VPS with SSH and VNC
Tutorials | May 15, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

Remote Linux desktop on your VPS with SSH and VNC

While you usually connect to your VPS via a terminal, you can also connect to a remote Linux desktop via SSH or VNC to run desktop GUI apps.

Tutorials | May 01, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

Tutorial: Get More From Terminals With tmux

tmux allows you to switch between several programs within a single terminal—particularly useful when working on a VPS. Let’s dive in to see how it works.

How to install OpenVPN
Tutorials | Apr 17, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 18 min read

How to install OpenVPN on Ubuntu 16.04

Update: August 9, 2017: For an easier and more automated method of installing OpenVPN, plus a few other VPN options, consider trying out our Streisand tutorial.

Tutorials | Mar 27, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 10 min read

Tutorial: Installing WordPress on LEMP and Ubuntu 16.04

If you already have a LEMP stack running on your VPS and want to install Wordpress, you’re in luck—this tutorial will walk you through all the steps.