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How to Configure WordPress to use a Remote Database

WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. When your WordPress CMS grows in traffic and you have outgrown your current server resources, a professional solution is to host your database on a separate database server. With this solution, you can optimize your database and your web server independently […]
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How To Install WordPress with LAMP Stack on Ubuntu 16.04

WordPress is one of the world’s most popular content management systems (CMS). It is a free and open-source platform, which is used by millions of people for running blogs, business websites, e-commerce stores and much more. It is a powerful and very easy to use website creation tool. With a large variety of plugins and […]
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What Is WordPress XML-RPC and How to Stop an Attack

XML-RPC is a remote procedure call protocol that allows anyone to interact with your WordPress website remotely. In other words, it’s a way to manage your site without having to log in manually via the standard “wp-login.php” page. It’s widely used by plugins, most famously by Automattic’s own Jetpack plugin. These days however, the word “XML-RPC” […]
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How to Enable GZIP Compression in WordPress

One of the first solutions to achieve faster load times of your WordPress CMS is to decrease the size of your page.The simplest method to reduce the size of your website, and improve the time to first render of your web pages, is to enable GZIP compression. Enabling GZIP compression on your server can significantly [ ]
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Set Up WordPress with Optimal .htaccess Settings

If you are a WordPress user then you probably have met the .htaccess file. The .htaccess file allows you to make configuration changes on a per-directory basis and it is very useful in case you want to enable/disable additional functionality and features for your site. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to set up a basic WordPress site with optimal .htaccess settings on a VPS running Ubuntu 16.04 as an operating system. Update the packages on Ubuntu It is very important to keep all your software up to date, so once you connect to your Linux [ ]
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Install WordPress with Varnish and Nginx on Ubuntu

Varnish is a web application accelerator. It redirects the visitors to static pages whenever it is possible. Varnish can be installed and configured to cache the content in front of any HTTP server and it can speed up the delivery up to 300-1000 times. In this tutorial, we will show you how to increase the loading speed of your WordPress site by setting up Varnish in front of Nginx on an Ubuntu 16.04 server. We assume that you already have LEMP stack (Nginx, MySQL, and PHP) and WordPress installed on your Ubuntu 16.04 server. Requirements For this setup to work, [ ]
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Install WordPress with Memcached and Nginx on Ubuntu

In this tutorial, we are going to provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to install WordPress with Memcached and Nginx on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS. WordPress is one of the best open-source content management systems written in PHP. Requirements At the time of writing this tutorial, the latest stable version of WordPress is 4.8 and it requires: PHP >= 5.2.4 . Also, using MemCached is highly recommended for better site performance; Nginx or Apache web server; MySQL or MariaDB installed on your Linux VPS. Update the system Make sure your package list and the OS packages are up to date [ ]
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