VPS Uses | Mar 22, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

5 VPS Tools to Get Your Startup Humming

We probably don’t need to spend any time convincing you why a VPS is the better choice for your startup over shared hosting with one of the big, impersonal players …

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Tutorials | Mar 20, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 4 min read

How to enable 2FA on your SSD Nodes dashboard

Here at SSD Nodes, we can’t recommend enough that our customers turn on two-factor authentication (2FA) as soon as they create their account and launch their first virtual private server …

Development | Mar 17, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 2 min read

Secure your VPS with one simple password trick

Most people who operate a VPS understand one of the fundamentals of password best practices: never use the same password in more than one location.

Development | Mar 15, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

Worry Not: Our Hobbies Are Safe from AI

Will AI make sysadmins or webdevs obsolete? No matter how complex AI-driven tools get, they can’t share in the passion we have for creating cool new things.

Tutorials | Mar 13, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 8 min read

Installing Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP) on Ubuntu 16.04

A virtual private server (VPS) is most often used to host dynamic websites and applications. This requires installing and configuring a web server.

Development | Mar 10, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 2 min read

Quick Tip: Know Your Linux Server Shutdowns

Every once in a while, you’ll need to either shutdown or reboot your virtual private server (VPS). Whether it’s completely expected or because of some major issue that can’t be …

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Tutorials | Mar 06, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 13 min read

Connecting to your VPS with SSH and improving security

As soon as your new virtual private server (VPS) is partitioned, you’ll probably want to log in and get started. SSH is your answer.