How to use Nginx as a reverse proxy with SSL (Tutorial)
Nginx is a powerful tool. It allows you to serve multiple apps, websites, load-balance applications and much more. All that flexibility is powered by a relatively simple configuration system that …
What is a web server?
Between LAMPs and LEMPs and PHP and other acronyms, web servers can be a confusing lot. Let’s answer an essential-but-common question: What is a web server?
Install a LAMP stack on your VPS (Tutorial)
LAMP is still the most popular software stack for setting up a web server. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to install a LAMP stack on your VPS, so …
WordPress alternatives: 12 best flat file CMS
Wordpress is great, but its database can make security harder and slow down page loads. These flat-file content management systems offer an alternative.
VPS Comparison 2019: Hetzner vs Vultr vs SSDNodes
In the Hetzner vs. Vultr vs. SSD Nodes battle, who wins on long-term pricing and features? Who has the best data center hardware, security and networking?
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Back up your files with rsync and a VPS
With rsync and a VPS with some spare disk space, you can set up an automated backup system to ensure your important local files are safe(r).