Tutorial: Setup Load Balanced WordPress website with Lightsail Object Storage

In this tutorial I will walk you through the setup of a load balanced WordPress website setup.I have a previous video on this setup but in this tutorial I will use the new Object Storage service in Lightsail.Here is the diagram that we will setup. However the Distribution/CDN will be done in another tutorial so …

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How to make a Minecraft Bedrock gaming server on Amazon Lightsail

In this tutorial, I will walkthrough the setup of a Minecraft Bedrock gaming server on Amazon Lightsail using the Ubuntu Instance Blueprint. This will allow you to use iOS, Android and Windows Minecraft clients to connect to this server for gaming. Steps: Start with selecting an Instance Location For the instance image, select Linux/Unix Blueprint …

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How To Replace SSH Keys for Amazon Lightsail Server Instance

This tutorial walks through replacing the SSH Key pair for an existing AWS Lightsail server instance. This can be helpful when you have shared your private key with others and no longer want them to have access to your server instance. We will look at how to setup Custom key pairs in Lightsail dashboard, and …

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Overview of Bitnami WordPress System Changes in Lightsail Blueprint – Aug 2021

Recently at least starting with WordPress 5.7.1 version of the Lightsail blueprints Bitnami has started to change the way their systems are configured and deployed. They have been mentioning this change in many of their online documentation articles and seems like Lightsail blueprints are now starting to see them. So In this quick video I …

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How To Add Swap Space on AWS Lightsail Server Instance

In this video tutorial I will walk through the steps to add swap file to your server instance. What is a swap file? A swap file is a mechanism to increases your servers available memory and can safe-guard your application from crashing. For example If you have an AWS Lightsail instance with 1GB memory and …

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AWS Lightsail Instance with WordPress becoming unresponsive? Watch for Easy Fix!

In this video I wanted to show you a possible fix for an issue you may run into when using Lightsail with the WordPress install by Bitnami. For those that use the popular Lightsail plans at $3.5 or $5 instances and use the WordPress image managed by Bitnami you may have experienced the instance becomes …

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How To Enable .htaccess for Apache on AWS Lightsail WordPress

This will be a very quick tutorial in which I will show you how to enable Apache to read the .htaccess file. WordPress websites and plugins rely on the .htaccess file and Bitnami by default disables Apache from parsing the .htaccess file. Instead they provide a different method of adding parameters however may WordPress plugins …

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Setup Varnish for Bitnami WordPress on AWS Lightsail

In this webhosting video tutorial I will walk through setting up Varnish Caching service on a Bitnami based WordPress website within the AWS Lightsail platform. Varnish is an http accelerator or caching service that acts like reverse proxy so it sits in front of Apache/PHP and its’ primary purpose is to take static access like …

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