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Tutorials | Aug 05, 2019 | By Kyle Morton | 7 min read

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 …

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VPS Uses | Jul 20, 2019 | By Dwijadas Dey | 11 min read

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?

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Development && Tutorials | Jul 19, 2019 | By Dwijadas Dey | 9 min read

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 …

SaaS Alternatives | Jun 04, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 12 min read

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.

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Comparisons | Jun 03, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 8 min read

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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Uncategorized && Updates | May 30, 2019 | By Rob Perry | 1 min read

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Enter here to win your free year of VPS hosting:   8-Year Anniversary Giveaway Every year around this time every year we get a little bit sentimental at SSD Nodes. …

Tutorials | May 01, 2019 | By Joel Hans | 11 min read

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).