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 .

Ubuntu Snap Packages: Complete guide to  snap package management tool

Ubuntu Snap Packages: Complete guide to snap package management tool

Snappy is a universal package format introduced by canonical, the same company behind the Ubuntu…

How to Install Desktop on Ubuntu Server

How to Install Desktop on Ubuntu Server

We don’t need a desktop to work with Ubuntu server, because the Linux command line…

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 Configure static IP address in Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

How to Configure static IP address in Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

When it comes to Ubuntu network interface configuration, the way in which you set a…