Creating SSH keys and connecting to your server in the easiest way possible
SSH keys are the quickest and most secure way to connect to your server. This is how to set up your Mac for the quickest possible access to your server, without having to remember IP address, port numbers or key locations.
DigitalOcean – Extremely affordable and user-friendly VPS solutions
When I moved to WP Engine, I knew that I’d need to get a new VPS that would run InfiniteWP for me, so that I could continue to maintain all of my websites, since WP Engine only runs WordPress sites. I had already been introduced to DigitalOcean by Billy Patton, so I figured they’d be a good place as any to start. Their pricing is incredibly straightforward and extremely reasonable (starting at $5/mo). Using DigitalOcean I set up an account, and while I was hoping that I’d be well underway in a minute or two, because I entered my CVV code wrong, they had to manually verify my account, which took about 12 hours and me sending them a scan of my drivers license. However, after expressing my dissatisfaction, they were king enough to put some credit in my account for my troubles. Then it was time to get a…
Moving from Blogger to WordPress – Your Guide
More and more people are taking advantage of the freedom, customisation and extensibility that only WordPress can provide, so follow this tutorial to move your site from Blogger and join the revolution.
Search Domain Hacks On iPhone With Domai.nr
Domainr is an excellent service that is ideal for searching for available domains and domain hacks. They’ve now made an iPhone app so you can search on the go for the perfect domain name and even tell you where you can register it.
Watching BBC iPlayer Outside the UK – Now Using Google Chrome
For anyone who loves both the BBC and Google Chrome as much as me, this is an invaluable tutorial for watching the BBC iPlayer anywhere in the world, using Chrome. It uses Tor, the Switchy! extension and a little configuration to get the right result
Watching the BBC iPlayer outside of the UK, safely and reliably
Being a British expat, I’ve long missed the BBC for high-quality and neutral news and programming. With this workaround, I can watch BBC shows, anywhere!