Disable Server Tokens and Server Signature For Apache

In this post I will be showing you how to quickly disable the server signature and server tokens for your Apache web server. For those who don’t know what these are its a line at the bottom of your error pages stating what your OS is, what version of Apache you are running, as-well as the same information in your …

Backup And Restore MySQL and MariaDB Databases

In today’s guide I will be showing you how to backup MySQL databases and backup MariaDB databases. I will also show you how to restore MySQL databases and restore MariaDB databases. This process is actually very easy with only 2 commands, and it is definitely recommended that you backup your databases if you are planning on migrating from MySQL to …

Hosts File Based Advertisement Blocking On Linux

In this guide I will be showing you how to quickly and easily block advertisements on your desktops using your systems /etc/hosts file. You may be asking why block ads using this method when there are plenty of ad-blocking plug-ins available? The answer is simple, those don’t block advertisements for your entire system and outside of your browser.

How To Create A Swap File In Linux

Today I will be showing you how to create a swap file in Linux. There are many reasons why you may want to use a swap file, one of those reasons may be that you are using a droplet or VPS with a low amount of RAM.

Running Commands Automatically Over SSH

In this quick and simple post I will be showing you an easy way to automatically run commands over SSH. This method works great with bash loops if you need to run the same commands over multiple servers. Using this method automatically disconnects once the command or commands are finished executing, you will receive the full output however.