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How-to: Create Lightsail Instances using AWS CLI 2.0 and Lightsail API

In this video, we will walk-through setting up new instances in Lightsail using the AWS CLI. The is a tool will allow us access many of the AWS Lightsail APIs. We’ll use a few of them today create new instances from the blueprints and from existing Lightsail snapshots . If you create frequent instances for …

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Quick Tips – Access WordPress Files in Docker/Caprover Container

I’ve walked through the setup of a Docker based Webhost management tool called Caprover. If you haven’t you can check those videos out on my channel and I’ve linked them in the description below and cards above. One of the viewers commented on how to update PHP settings on the Docker based WordPress site, specifically …

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Lightsail WordPress Cluster

How To: Setup WordPress Cluster on LightSail using Percona and Unison

In this video we will walk-through setting up a WordPress cluster environment using Lightsail instances. This follows a tutorial by David Hilditch, I’ll leave a link below. His tutorial is based on Digital Ocean droplets, but we will be doing the same setup using  AWS Lightsail instances. Below is a diagram of the setup.. We …

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WordPress Tips 8 - Securing WordPress Website with 8 easy Rules

WordPress Tips: 8 steps to secure your WordPress website with .htaccess

In this video, I will continue tips on securing your #WordPress website. Its important to take the time to apply some simple security mechanisms to ensure your website doesn’t get compromised. We will walk you through 8 settings/rules you can apply to protect your website. Most of these steps involve .htaccess so make sure your …

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WordPress Tips 7 - Securing WordPress Website with wp-config Settings

How to Secure Your WordPress Website with wp-config Tweaks

In this video, we will talk-through 7 steps in securing your WordPress site through the wp-config.php settings. Many of these settings that I will show you do not come setup by default so if you’ve built your website on WordPress, check these out and make sure you’ve applied them to your production sites. NOTE: Before …

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WordPress Tips 5 - Setup Local WordPress Installs with Bitnami Stack

WordPress Tips # 5 – Setup Local #WordPress Install with Bitnami Stack XAMPP #WordPressDevelopment

In this tutorial walk you through installation of WordPress on your local computer with the Bitnami WordPress Stack and XAMPP. I also show you how to easily create additional instances of WordPress with a simple command. Links are down below that were mentioned in the video. If you find this useful like the video, share …

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AWS Lightsail for Beginners - How to update Load Balanced Multi Instance rdPress websites

AWS Lightsail for Beginners – How to update Load Balanced Multi instance WordPress website

In this video I walk-through the options for updating plugins, themes and even WordPress core if you have a Load Balanced Multi-Instance WordPress website. In past videos linked below, I walk through the process of setting up a Load Balanced high availability WordPress website. This video builds upon those tutorials with ability update all instances …

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AWS Lightsail for Beginners Zoho Mail Setup

AWS Lightsail For Beginners – Setup Custom Domain Email with Zoho Mail

In this video, I walk-through setting up eMail Service for your custom domain using the Zoho Mail product, free tier. They are a very reasonably priced service if you wish to upgrade to their paid plans, but the free tier is very usable and saves the the trouble of configuring and securing our own Mail …

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WordPress Tips 3 - SMTP Setup with Gmail

WordPress Tips # 3: How To Setup SMTP Email Plugin with Gmail

In this episode of WordPress Tips, we will walkthrough the setup of a SMTP Email plugin with Gmail. Your website needs this plugin so that it can deliver emails to your customers and users accurately and avoid going to SPAM or getting BLOCKED. We will use a free plugin and setup with Gmail API. Steps …

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