How to Update WordPress Automatically (WordPress Core, Themes and Plugins)

WordPress has bugs and security holes just like any other content management system. When developers find those issues, they release updates to the WordPress core, themes and plugins. And it is your responsibility to apply those updates regularly to keep your website/blog secure and up to date.

How to Allow MySQL remote connections in Ubuntu Server 18.04

This tutorial explains how to allow remote connections to the MySQL/MariaDB server on Ubuntu 18.04. The default behaviour of the Ubuntu MySQL Server blocks all remote connections. Which prevent us from accessing the database server from the outside.

How to Reset MariaDB root password in Ubuntu 18.04

This tutorial explains how to reset MariaDB root password in Ubuntu server 18.04 bionic beaver.

MariaDB server on Ubuntu does not need a password for connecting as a root user because the server-side plugin named unix_socket is used to authenticate clients which are connected from the local host using the Unix socket file.

How to Reset MySQL root password in Ubuntu 18.04

MySQL server on Ubuntu 18.04 use Unix Socket plugin to authenticate MySQL root user by default. Unix socket also known as auth_socket authentication plugin authenticates the user using the OS credential. Which means a user can only log in If the operating system user name matches the MySQL user name specified by the client.

How to enable FTP passive mode on Ubuntu vsftpd server

By default, FTP Connections are in Active mode. However, there is another mode called Passive FTP.

From the server, we need to enable passive FTP If the FTP client uses the passive mode to initiate the FTP connection .

How to Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu Desktop

How to Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu Desktop

Oracle VM VirtualBox is a popular Type 2 hypervisor available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and…

How to Upgrade Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04 LTS

How to Upgrade Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04 LTS

The newest Ubuntu LTS version Ubuntu 18.04 has been released, now it is time to…

How to Install VMware Workstation on Ubuntu

How to Install VMware Workstation on Ubuntu

Installing VMware Workstation on Ubuntu isn't hard to do. Actually, it's very easy. First, we…

How to Install KDE Desktop on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

How to Install KDE Desktop on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Ubuntu 18.04 uses GNOME as its default desktop, but there are a couple of other…