Hosting WordPress Blogs On Ubuntu With LAMP Support

Hosting your WordPress blogs on your own server is better than on a shared server. New webmasters will opt for shared environments as they’re easy to setup and manage.

The one big hurdle of running your own server is you become the server, network and security guru. Everything falls on your shoulder.

You must secure and patch it with updates, configure it to enhance its performance which can be daunting for many new users.

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How To Use LetsEncrypt SSL With Nginx On Ubuntu Server

Using SSL encryption on your website or blogs to protect user’s privacy  is not a bad idea. In fact, Google recommends it.

Google announced few months back, that if you migrate to your websites and blogs to HTTPS, you may get a small bump on its search engine result pages.

Adding SSL encryption also cost money depending on the certificate you want to install. For those who are not making enough money from their websites or blogs but still want to add SSL certificates can use LetsEncrypt.

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How To Install Nginx, MariaDB And PHP5 On Ubuntu Servers (LEMP)

More and more webmasters are moving away from the traditional LAMP stack to host their web applications.

Few years ago, the default LAMP stack was always, Linux, Apache2, MySQL and PHP.

Today, many are supporting other servers and packages to run their blogs and web applications.  For example, instead of running Linux, Apache2, MySQL and PHP, some are installing Linux, Nginx, MariaDB and PHP instead.
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How To Easily Install WordPress On Ubuntu 15.10

Installing WordPress on Ubuntu 15.10 server isn’t difficult as compare to other Linux distributions.

Right out of the box, Ubuntu servers and services are configured without firewall enabled.. which is a good thing since Linux firewall can really be a show stopper if not configured correctly.

This brief tutorial is going to show you how to easily install and configure WordPress on a Ubuntu servers.

No complicated setup, no unnecessary steps and no fuss.

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Configuring Nginx Web Server On Ubuntu, CentOS And openSUSE

So, yesterday we showed you how to install Nginx web server on Ubuntu, CentOS and openSUSE. To view that post, please click this link.

Installing Nginx on these distributions is easy, especially on Ubuntu. Now that you’ve learned how to install Nginx, lets continue below and show you how to configure it.

Installing Nginx web server is your first challenge. The next challenge is configuring it so that it accepts connections.

This post will show you how to do that on Ubuntu, CentOS and openSUSE, if you don’t already know how to do it.

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