cPanel® Price Hike – All you need to know

cPanel® is one of the best software I have ever used. It’s a piece of work to admire. It’s reliable, effective, easy to use, has a beautiful interface, very functional…

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How to create a local domain for XAMPP in Centos 7/RHEL 7

Instead of using the local domain localhost for your local development environment, you may create a custom domain name, named anything else and use it instead. In this example, we…

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Bash script to change Name servers on BIND DNS Zones in CentOS7/RHEL7

DNS is one of the most important components of web hosting. It resolves addresses which allows websites to be accessed online via domain names and emails to be sent/received. Due…

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Basic Server Security Configuration

When you setup a new server, it takes just 5 hours before it starts receiving attacks. A developer’s primary concerns revolve around getting their application to run, getting some component…

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How Your WordPress Site Gets Hacked

Having your website hacked is one experience you wouldn’t like yet many people have had to deal with this one or more times. WordPress is the most popular content management…

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How to Create or Remove SWAP File in Centos 7

Swap refers to disk space used when the RAM is full. Inactive pages in RAM are pushed to swap to free up some RAM space for current processes to use….

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How to Disable MySQL Strict Mode on Centos 7

Strict Mode in MySQL controls how MySQL handles invalid or missing values in statements such as INSERT and UPDATE. If strict mode is not in effect, MySQL inserts adjusted values…

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How to create a Database Server using MariaDB on Centos 7

In our project, the database server will run on MariaDB Prerequisites A VPS with Centos 7 installed Root access to the VPS What do we want? We intend to setup…

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Generate CSR for your domain from Terminal in Centos 7

To obtain an SSL certificate, a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) must be generated. This can be done using openssl on Linux based servers. The procedure is as follows: 1. Install…

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How to create a DNS server using BIND in Centos 7

How to create a DNS server using BIND in Centos 7 We all know that domains need name servers to operate. As part of a simple project covered in this…

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