Let’s Encrypt Wildcard SSL nginx for Ubuntu 18.04

Let’s Encrypt has transformed the internet. Every website can now have a free SSL certificate! You can authenticate your website with Let’s Encrypt using the .well-known path but if you have multiple virtual hosts then this can get tedious so Let’s Encrypt made it possible to add wildcard SSL certificates by using DNS to authenticate the domain. The idea is straightforward, if you add some specific DNS TXT records to your domain then Let’s Encrypt can use this information to verify you own the domain and then can feel secure issuing you a wildcard SSL certificate.

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS “Focal Fossa” Released

Canonical announced the general availability of the Linux distribution Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Long Term Support) on April 23, 2020. Development put a focus on security and privacy according to Canonical, and it shows as the release includes WireGuard VPN client and Secure Boot support.

WireGuard support will be backported to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS according to Canonical.

How to Install Redis on Ubuntu 18.04 & 16.04 LTS

Redis is an in-memory data structure store, used as a database server, cache, and message broker. Redis is written in C programming language. It also provides a PHP module for communication between PHP script with the Redis server.

This tutorial will help you with the installation of Redis server along with PHP Redis PHP extensions on an Ubuntu 19.04, 18.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS and 14.04.

How to Install ionCube Loader in Debian or Ubuntu for Apache and Nginx

ionCube loader is a PHP extension (module) that enables PHP to load files protected and encoded using ionCube Encoder software, which is mostly used in commercial software applications to protect their source code and prevent it from being visible and detectable.

In this article, we will explain how to install and configure ionCube Loader with PHP in Debian and Ubuntu distributions using Nginx and Apache as the web server. Also the PHP we are using in this article are php7.0 from time to time it might be having the new php version

How To Install Linux, Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP stack) on Ubuntu 18.04

The LEMP software stack is a group of software that can be used to serve dynamic web pages and web applications. This is an acronym that describes a Linux operating system, with an Nginx (pronounced like “Engine-X”) web server. The backend data is stored in the MySQL database and the dynamic processing is handled by PHP.

This guide demonstrates how to install a LEMP stack on an Ubuntu 18.04 server. The Ubuntu operating system takes care of the first requirement. We will describe how to get the rest of the components up and running.

How to Enabling mod_rewrite in Apache on Ubuntu 18.04


Apache’s mod_rewrite module lets you rewrite URLs in a cleaner fashion, translating human-readable paths into code-friendly query strings. It also lets you rewrite URLs based on conditions.

An .htaccess file lets you create and apply rewrite rules without accessing server configuration files. By placing the .htaccess file in the root of your web site, you can manage rewrites on a per-site or per-directory basis.

In this tutorial, you’ll enable mod_rewrite for Apache in Ubuntu 18.04