Lessons from setting up blogs and forums

What I've learned in 3 days setting up servers to host blogs. And when it's worth just paying someone else to do it for you.

Lessons from setting up blogs and forums

Things I've learned in the past few days about setting up servers to host blogs.

VPS

Static Sites

  • Using Netlify to host static pages easily. The UI between a design site vs. an undesigned one is miles apart.

Wordpress vs. Ghost

  • The Ghost UI is also miles better than Wordpress. It's simpler and it feels like it's of this era.

Apache2 & Ubuntu

Question

  • What's docker? How does it relate to containers?