How To Install Nginx Webserver On Ubuntu 16.04

Nginx is a great web server. I am using it on other blogs I owned online. It’s probably the second most popular web servers in used today.. and growing rapidly.

Some will argue that Nginx is more resource-friendly than Apache2 and can be used as a reverse-proxy server.. so it’s pretty good.

This brief tutorial is going to show you how to easily install Nginx web server in Ubuntu 16.04.

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Show Unity Launcher At The Bottom Of Your Screen In Ubuntu 16.04

One long awaited feature that was recently released as part of Ubuntu 16.04 is the ability to dock ot move the Unity Launcher to the bottom of your screen.

In previous version of Ubuntu, the launcher was installed at the left side of your screen with no easy way to move it around.. now with the released of Ubuntu 16.04 “Xenial Xerus” , one can change its location easily..

This brief tutorial is going to show you to do that with few commands.

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How To Easily Upgrade To Ubuntu 16.04 From 15.10

Ubuntu 16.04 “Xenial Xerus” was just recently released and this brief tutorial is going to show you how to do an in-place upgrade easily.

An in-place upgrade from 15.10 to 16.04 is quite easy. All you need is a stable Internet connection and running few commands from your terminal.

If you’re running custom packages or have customized your system heavily, you’ll probably want to be cautious when upgrading. Besides those concerns, all should go perfect.

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How To Install Let’s Encrypt Certificates On Ubuntu Server With Apache2

I recently had to install Let’s Encrypt certificates on one of my websites hosted on a Ubuntu server running Apache2 web server.

The process was painless and easy.. and this brief tutorial is going to show you what steps I took and what to look out for when installing one yourself.

If you don’t already know, Let’s Encrypt allows anyone to obtain and install their trusted SSL certificates for free on their websites.

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Change WordPress Admin Password and Email from Database

This brief tutorial shows you how to easily and quickly change WordPress admin password and email address from its database.

The reason I’m writing this is I ran into a minor issue where I lost control of my admin account.. not due to hackers or someone who deliberately took over my account.

A user who knew and had access to the admin account email requested a password change… the password help email was sent and password reset by the user.

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