docker-networking
Self-Hosting && Self-Hosting Handbook && VPS Uses | Apr 01, 2021 | By Ranvir Singh | 16 min read

Docker Networking — Done the Right way!

Networking has always been a crucial part of operating systems. When virtualization gained momentum the networking stack was one of the most important aspect that Engineers needed to get right. …

Nginx, Let's Encrypt and Certbot Logos
Nginx Basics && Tutorials | Feb 27, 2021 | By Ranvir Singh | 13 min read

Nginx Basics – Part 1: Easy TLS / SSL setup using Certbot and Let’s Encrypt

TL;DR Version To install Nginx and Certbot on Ubuntu/Debian systems, you first need to make sure that your FQDN has an A record pointing at your server’s public IP, and …

Nginx Basics Part 0 - Configuration Files
Nginx Basics && Tutorials | Feb 22, 2021 | By Ranvir Singh | 11 min read

Nginx Basics – Part 0: Configuration Files

Nginx is one the most useful pieces of software when it comes to the web. It has quickly grown from a simple web server to a fully-featured load balancer, reverse …

Self-Hosting && Tutorials && VPS Uses | Feb 09, 2021 | By Ranvir Singh | 18 min read

Docker, Nginx and Certbot to Host multiple websites — Updated 2021 edition

When buying a beefy VPS for a low price, like the ones we offer, customers do tend to use it for more than one project. Don’t get us wrong, we …

install-directadmin
Tutorials | Nov 17, 2020 | By Joel Hans | 9 min read

How To Install DirectAdmin – Complete Installation Tutorial

DirectAdmin is one of the fastest web control panels for Linux servers that’s currently among the most popular cPanel alternatives. It comes with all the basic functions you’d expect from …

best-wordpress-backup-plugins
Comparisons | Nov 09, 2020 | By Joel Hans | 19 min read

The Best WordPress Backup Plugins Compared (In Detail)

WordPress is a household name for a reason: as the world’s most popular CMS, it is used by over 35% of all websites. If you’re reading this article, that likely …

best-wordpress-security-plugins
Comparisons | Oct 23, 2020 | By Joel Hans | 27 min read

The Top 6 WordPress Security Plugins Compared (2020)

If you have concerns about the security of your WordPress site, you’re not alone. Used by over one-third of all websites, WordPress is by far the most popular content management …