Category: Tech

Get your website in $5 per month [Part 4]

Alright we are now in the last part of our budget website tutorial series. In the last part we have seen how to install and configure all the requirements for the website on your Digital Ocean Droplet. Now in this part we will see how to create a database and install WordPress on your brand new

Get your website in $5 per month [Part 3]

In the last 2 parts of our Budget Website series we have worked on getting a domain name and a hosting server and how to point your domain to the hosting server. In this part we will look at how to actually power up your hosting server so that it can start serving your website. We will be using

Get your website in $5 per month [Part 2]

In the previous part of our Budget Website Series we have seen how to get you on the internet and what are the prerequisites of the same. This part of the series assumes that you have already registered for your domain name and signed up in Digital Ocean. In this part we will see how to create a new Droplet

Get your website in $5 per month [Part 1]

Please note: This article series assumes you are an beginner to intermediate Linux user with knowledge of SSH along with other basic terminal commands. Introduction You have come to this article because you have been trying to start a site and you may have been got hefty quotations from Web Development Companies, Digital Agencies or Freelancers and

Install and Configure Elasticsearch

Elasticsearch is a great tool for indexing huge amount of data and creating a search or analytics engine. It has a potential of solving large number of use cases. Its based on Apache Lucene and provides a RESTful interface which makes it easy to integrate with any technology. This article describes the very basic Elasticsearch installation and

npm@5 Now Available

npm is now out with its latest version. Starting 31st May 2017 typing npm install npm@latest -g will install npm@5. The latest release is aimed at making it a faster client, as measured by benchmarking and profiling tools available to everyone; a much improved version of npm-shrinkwrap.json, npm’s lockfile. In particular, shrinkwrap was originally intended

Creating A Simple HTTP Server In node.js

node.js is still considered to be the new mischievous kid on the block. node.js is an event-driven JavaScript platform. It is a light-weight and efficient framework. Its efficiency in terms of speed and and high throughput has been derived due to its non-blocking (aka Asynchronous) I/O model. Along with many things Node.js can be used as

Nginx Configration For node.js

Nginx has become the most important player in web server’s. With very low footprint and easy virtual host configuration, Nginx is becoming more and more popular among Developers and System Admins. There is a lot of struggle when it comes to configure Nginx with Node.js. A Node.js app can be started on any free port