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Updating the website

Updating the website

The website Fossadventures.com features a new look. After a successful start of the website, it was time to make it look even better! The website was using the free Cannyon theme. The updated website is now powered by Cannyon Premium. Updating the theme was not as easy as this mi ...

Out with the HHVM, in with the PHP

Out with the HHVM, in with the PHP

A regular routine: systemctl restart hhvm chown nginx:nginx /var/run/hhvm/server.sock chown nginx:nginx /var/run/hhvm/server.pid systemctl restart nginx This might be abracadabra for many people. But what it means is that once a day, Fossadventures was not available because ...

Securing WordPress with plugins

It's time to spend some attention to the security of this website. From years of reading ICT technology news, I was painfully aware that WordPress websites are a prime target for hackers. And from my initial week of having the website online, I had already discovered a couple of ...