A quick and clear step-by-step guide on setting up a WordPress website on a LEMP stack on Ubuntu. Some of the steps are specific to the DigitalOcean environment, but most of this should be applicable to other hosting providers as well. Prerequisites: Domain name & access to DNS settings. Installed and configured LEMP (Linux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP) stack on Ubuntu. ssh access to your server. Some familiarity with the command line. * Optional steps or steps that might differ depending on setup. Step 1:… Read More »How to Install WordPress with LEMP and Ubuntu on DigitalOcean
For a successful IT or web design project, quality stakeholder management is imperative. It can mean saving time, money, and headaches. Without it, your tech project could be doomed from the start. What Is a Stakeholder? A genuine relationship between you and your project stakeholders will set you up for victory. But what is a stakeholder in the first place? Understanding this will get you off on the right foot. A stakeholder is an individual or group that is involved within a company or project.… Read More »Stakeholder Management for IT and Web Design Projects
If you are going into business for yourself, then you will need a logo. A logo will help represent yourself and your brand to potential clients. Logos are also useful for standing out against competitors. The Solution: Logo Maker Sites for Non-Designers But what if you don’t know how to design a logo? Not everyone is fortunate enough to have design skills. Some people just don’t have the time to create the perfect logo. Nowadays, this problem is solved with online logo maker sites for… Read More »Top 10 Logo Maker Sites for Non-Designers and New Businesses
After weeks of prep, I finally took my Comptia Security+ SY0-501 exam this fall and, even though I thought I’m 100% failing, I passed with a surprisingly good result. Never give up, guys, and read on to learn more about the learning resources and prep tips. It’s going to be a nice and quick overview of all the things that worked for me and a couple of strategies that may help you be more effective in your efforts.