Best Cheap VPS Hosting Comparison (2017)

What are the greatest and cheapest VPS servers out there? Here’s a list of providers that offer developer friendly virtual private servers that make it super easy to spin up a new server in minutes.

My most common use cases for me are either starting new projects for pages, webcrawlers or to put client projects in a staging environment for them to preview it. I write my projects with a variety of languages and stacks, most commonly: Node.js, PHP (Laravel and WordPress) or Go, backed by xSQL or MongoDB.

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HowTo: Modded Minecraft Server with ATLauncher

In this article I’ll show you how to set up a custom minecraft server for any mod pack that’s available in the ATLauncher mod package (on Linux). For this and also what’s running on the minecraft server for my friends and me it’s going to be DNSTechPack.

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Running GitLab on Digital Ocean

I’ve just deployed my first virtual server on Digital Ocean* and they support a one click installer for GitLab!

They provide hosting from 5$ a month and have a pretty great interface for firing up new instances and their applications tab enables you to pick from some pre-configured images to run things from a classic LAMP stack to WordPress, Ghost or in this case GitLab. Continue reading “Running GitLab on Digital Ocean”