21 tips for new server users from a self-taught ‘sysadmin’
You’re figuring out cd, ls, and all the other basics, and maybe you’re starting to feel a little overwhelmed. If so, these server tips are for you.
Best Dropbox alternative: NextCloud, Seafile, or Syncthing?
It’s a battle for the best self-hosted Dropbox alternative: NextCloud vs. Seafile vs. Syncthing! See which file-syncing app is the best fit for your VPS.
10 bad server habits you need to fix
We all make mistakes or take shortcuts from time to time, but if you’re dealing with servers on a regular basis, cleaning up your act has the potential to save …
One-line wise: A new tool for sneaky terminal commands
One-line wise, a new tool developed in-house, is an interactive list of our favorite terminal one-liners, from the invaluable to the downright quirky.
The best podcasts for developers and sysadmins
These podcasts by and for developers and sysadmins will teach you something new and give you the inspiration to build something great.
7 cool uses for Docker: WINE and tweeting from terminals
Docker containers are a beautiful, flexible thing. Here are a few of our favorite cool uses for Docker on your VPS, from the useful to the downright ridiculous.
5 ways to deploy code when you’re a server ignoramus
Using a VPS to build amazing things online doesn’t have to be difficult. Let’s look at some of my favorite tools and tips that make deploying a breeze.