Quick Hit: The JavaScript Getter Setter Pyramid

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André Staltz has a very well written post explaining the Javascript Getter-Setter Pyramid. It might be a little dense for absolute beginners, but I would consider it essential reading for anyone who spends any amount of time writing Javascript. This is one of the best programming posts I’ve ever seen, as it explains some complex ideas very clearly and in … Read More

Coming Soon: Action Mailbox in Rails 6

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In a recent announcement, the Rails Team announced Action Mailbox for Rails 6. This is a pretty exciting feature to me. You could have always done this with your own code in Rails, but building the framework into Rails 6 makes it much easier for developers to design “mail-in” applications. This feature takes me back to my Lotus Notes/Domino days … Read More

Setting Up an SSL Certificate With Certbot

Vince IarusciDevOps, LearningLeave a Comment

Certbot is an easy-to-use automatic client that fetches and deploys SSL/TLS certificates for your webserver. Certbot was developed by EFF and others as a client for Let’s Encrypt and was previously known as “the official Let’s Encrypt client” or “the Let’s Encrypt Python client.” Certbot will also work with any other CAs that support the ACME protocol. Webserver To enable HTTPS on your website, you’ll … Read More

Backing Up and Restoring WordPress Sites – OVH

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Backing Up the OVH Website Server(s) In our company, we host multiple WordPress sites on the same OVH VPS host.  This has it’s advantages however if the there are issues with our server we could have 3 sites down at the same time.  To avoid any downtime for our websites, we came up with this 2 tiered approach to backing … Read More

Install Multiple WordPress Sites on a Single Host

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Overview WordPress (WordPress.org) is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL.  This article will walk you through the steps to host two or more separate WordPress instances on one VPS.  Note that this is different from setting up multisite. In our company, we’ve successfully installed 3 sites on one VPS host.  We’re using an OVH VPS server at a cost of about $5 bucks … Read More