Category: Server Administration
How Much Traffic Can WordPress Handle?
Are you starting or scaling a WordPress site and wondering how much traffic can WordPress handle? 📈
How to Stop a DDoS Attack
Uptime is a primary concern for both front- and back-end developers, but it’s crucial for all sorts of server-side admins, too. Unfortunately, one of the most effective ways for bad actors to ruin your site is to take it down using a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack and reduce its uptime. As such, most of you who work with websites will want to know how to stop a DDoS attack, or at least mitigate it.
5 Best WooCommerce Hosting Providers for Stores of All Sizes
Searching for the best WooCommerce hosting for your store?
The Best WordPress Hosting: An Honest Guide (June 2023 Data)
Looking for the best WordPress hosting? We’ve run our own performance tests and analyzed thousands of user ratings from our proprietary WordPress hosting survey to bring you the most up-to-date, definitive list of the best WordPress hosts in 2023 and beyond.
WP Engine vs SiteGround for WordPress Hosting: An Honest Comparison
Trying to choose between WP Engine vs SiteGround to host your WordPress site?
Which is the Best SiteGround Plan? The WordPress Shared Hosting Comparison
WPShout was happily hosted on SiteGround for years, from about 2015 to 2020. We recently switched this site over for the slightly higher performance possibilities of a (significantly more expensive) Kinsta account. But I’m still the proud owner of a SiteGround GoBig account for Low-Key Coffee Snobs, and a number of other personal sites. That’s why we’re offering you this SiteGround plan rundown today.
How and Why to Make a BASH Alias
This Quick Guide covers a common question whose lingo may confuse newbies: how do I make a Bash shell alias? For those for whom that sentence was Greek—let start here: Bash is the “Bourne Again Shell.” (There’s not relationship to the Matt Damon movie character, for better or worse. ;p) In the world of “command line interfaces,” Bash has been the go-to standard for decades, and is still the most common “terminal” in use. In the “terminal” world, Bash aliases solve a common problem: wanting to do things quicker and more effectively. So we’ll quickly and effectively walk you through how to make BASH aliases.
How to Connect UpdraftPlus to Dropbox
WordPress sites have lots of good backup options. But if you’re looking to save money on file-storage (and you already have a Dropbox account) I can’t recommend UpdraftPlus much more highly. It is quick-to-configure and very reliable as a place to keep a backup of your WordPress site. In this Quick Guide we’ll cover the steps to connect UpdraftPlus to Dropbox. Let’s get to it!