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LowEndBoxTV: Setup WordPress in Only 3 Commands!

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: June 2, 2021 @ 12:12 pm, by raindog308

Installing WordPress usually involves installing and configuring a web server, installing and configuring a database server, creating the database, granting permissions, downloading and installing WordPress, etc. In this video, we show you how to bypass all of that and get WordPress up and running in only three commands!  This works on any cheap VPS you […]

LowEndBoxTV: Weekend Update for May 29, 2021

Too Hot for YouTube! Memorial Day Sales, Cheap Hosting, and News: LowEndBoxTV Weekend Update for May 29, 2021. In this episode we cover sales from DediPath, Reprise, SonicFast, HappyBee Host, and RackNerd. We also look at a couple interviews with BillingServ and HostSailor, wrapping up our WordPress series, and what’s going on with AnyNode. Of […]

LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 6: Does It Work?!?

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: May 23, 2021 @ 12:00 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this, the final episode of the series, we enable round-robin DNS and test our setup. What happens if we take down node #1? What […]

Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 5: Configuring OCFS2 Oracle Cluster Filesystem

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: May 21, 2021 @ 8:03 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we setup the Oracle Cluster Filesystem. This video is based on our earlier tutorial. Earlier videos in this series: Part 1 Part […]

LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 4: Configuring DRBD

Tags: , , , Date/Time: May 17, 2021 @ 1:05 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we setup MariaDB’s Multi-Master replication. This video is based on our earlier tutorial. Earlier videos in this series: Part 1 Part 2 […]

LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 3: Configuring MariaDB Multi-Master Replication

Tags: , , Date/Time: May 14, 2021 @ 12:00 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we setup MariaDB’s Multi-Master replication. This video is based on our earlier tutorial. Earlier videos in this series: Part 1 Part 2 […]

LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 2: Configuring the Nodes

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 6, 2021 @ 11:32 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we setup Debian and install software on the nodes. How to Setup a Highly Available WordPress Site From Scratch, Part 2 Part […]

LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 1

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 5, 2021 @ 5:00 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we discuss the design and architecture of this solution. This video was based on our earlier tutorial series. As we launch our […]

Singapore Hosting from JustVPS Start at $2.52/mo for WordPress or $3.68 for KVM (1st Month)!

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: April 13, 2021 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

JustVPS is new to LEB and this is their first offer.  They’re offering VMs and WordPress hosting in Singapore.  That’s a less common hosting location than the major geographies (SF Bay, NYC, Dallas, Netherlands, London, etc.) and their offers are…well, just! 1GB RAM VM with 25GB disk/1TB transfer starting at $3.68/mo (first month, then $4.90/mo) […]

How to Fire Up WordPress in Three Commands

Tags: , , Date/Time: February 20, 2021 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

Typically when you setup WordPress, you’ve got to do the following: Install MySQL Run mysql_secure_installation (not strictly necessary but you should!) Create the MySQL database Create the MySQL user Grant the MySQL user database privileges Install a web server such as Apache or NginX Install PHP Configure the web server to support PHP Create the […]

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