Coding

Python vs C Performance Part 1

Python vs C performance, what could be more interesting? 🙂

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Security

How to store passwords(for website developers)

If you’re designing a login system, then please store passwords correctly.

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Moving to Namecheap

I recently decided to move this website, and my personal blog to a shared hosting account.

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Other

Writing Break(June 2018)

As much as I like writing, I need to take a break every now and then.

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Linux Stuff
WordPress

NGINX + WP Super Cache = Awesome

WP Super Cache is one of the simple WordPress caching plugins available.

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Internet
Security

Do you need a VPN?

With the death of net neutrality, many websites are advocating that you get a VPN, but is it really necessary?

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WordPress

Best Resources for WordPress

While WordPress is simple for techies to use, that doesn’t mean it’s easy for everyone. Here are some WordPress resources that help both the new-to-WordPress and the experienced WordPress blogger

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WordPress

What is a WordPress caching plugin and do I need one?

You all know how much I love caching, but what is it, and should you be using a caching plugin on your WordPress site?

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How to have OpenVPN and SSL on the same port

I recently decided to stop using SSLH because it was causing me too many problems.

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What is AMP?

AMP is short for Accelerated Mobile Pages, and makes the experience for mobile visitors faster and easier.

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WordPress

Types of WordPress hosting

If you’re thinking of starting a site, and decided that WordPress is for you, then the next step is deciding on how to host it.

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Linux Stuff

How to install phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu + NGINX

phpMyAdmin is a very popular tool for managing MySQL databases.

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WordPress

How to write better blog posts

After nearly a year of blogging, this post covers what I learned about writing better posts.

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PHP

How to make a login system in PHP

If you’re ever working on a project that needs a web UI to log in with, here’s how to do it securely with PHP.

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WordPress

Breeze Caching Plugin

I’ve used a ton of caching plugins during the life of this site, but Breeze stands out for being a simple and decently powerful one..

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Internet
Linux Stuff

How to find the IP address of websites behind Cloudflare

This post will show you how to find the real IP of websites that are sitting behind the Cloudflare web proxy.

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WordPress

Why I moved to WWW

After a long time of debating whether or not I should move this site to www.ofthenerds.com, I decided to make the migration a few days ago.

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Linux Stuff

OpenSSL command

The OpenSSL command is built into most Linux distributions, and can be used for encrypted and encoding things.

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Linux Stuff

The ports I use and for what

Since I spend the majority of every day at my school, which only has two ports open, I need to be creative with how I use them.

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Linux Stuff

How to install sshguard(with email notifications)

sshguard is a nice, smaller alternative to fail2ban that serves the same purpose: stop people and bots from brute-forcing their way into your server.

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Linux Stuff

Easter Eggs

If you liked my post about fun terminal commands, you’ll also probably enjoy this one.

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Linux Stuff

How to bypass DPI for OpenVPN

We’ve all been there. You’re on a network that blocks everything. Solution? OpenVPN. Wait, that’s blocked? On TCP 443?

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Privacy

A rant about the GDPR

I’m not the only one that doesn’t like the GDPR, but I’ll put my reasons here.

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Linux Stuff

Fun shell commands

If you’re ever bored, this post covers some fun shell commands!

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