Why Rebuilding ls is a Good Thing
You step into a crowded room, maybe a convention center floor, or a wedding reception, or a meetup of tech professionals. Faces start to blur together. Voices crowd one another …
$0 Development Tools: Build Products Faster
We do a ton of frontend development here at SSD Nodes, which means we’re always looking for more (free/open source) tools to use. Here’s some favorites.
Redis cache for speeding up your WordPress site
A quick tutorial on installing Redis and configuring Wordpress to communicate with Redis as a caching layer.
Cheatsheet: Productivity-boosting Bash shortcuts
The default Linux Bash shell might, at first, feel like a rather restrictive environment to work in. Many users get stuck on the inability to select text with the mouse, …
7 free New Relic alternatives for VPS monitoring
Try out one of the many New Relic alternatives to monitor your VPS and identify issues, receive alerts, or look at comprehensive dashboards—all for free!
5 self-hosted, Docker-Friendly apps to install this weekend
Perhaps the best thing about having a VPS is the ability to experiment with hosting pretty much any application out there. And by using Docker as the foundation, it gets …
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.