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Speed-up your PHP based websites using Zend Optimizer on a CentOS 6 VPS

speed-up-your-php-based-websites-using-zend-optimizer-on-a-centos-6-vpsIn the following article we will guide you through the steps on how to install and set-up Zend Optimizer on a CentOS 6 Linux VPS.

Installing Zend OPcache will significantly boost your website’s speed and performance.


How is Zend OPcache able to speed up my website?

The Zend OPcache provides faster PHP execution through opcode caching and optimization. It improves PHP performance by storing pre-compiled script byte-code in shared memory.  This eliminates the stages of reading code from disk and compiling it on future access. In addition, it applies a few byte-code optimization patterns that make code execution faster.

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Install Fork CMS on a Debian VPS

forkIn this tutorial we’ll see how to install Fork CMS on a Debian 7 (Wheezy) VPS with MySQL, PHP-FPM and Nginx
Fork CMS is an open-source Content Management System written in PHP and comes with modules, themes, multi-language support, search engine optimisation and many more. Fork CMS is dedicated to creating a user friendly environment to build, monitor and update your website.

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How to install LEMP and run TT-RSS on a Fedora 20 VPS

how-to-install-lemp-and-run-tt-rss-on-fedora-20-vpsThe following blog post will guide you through the steps of installing LEMP (Linux Nginx MariaDB and PHP) and setting up TT-RSS (Tiny-Tiny RSS) on a Fedora 20 VPS.

What is Tiny Tiny RSS?

It is an open source, web-based news feed (RSS/Atom) reader and aggregator, designed to allow you to read news from any location, while feeling as close to a real desktop application as possible.


Some of the TT-RSS features are:

  • Server-side AJAX-powered application, user only needs a web browser
  • Free software, licensed under GNU GPL
  • Supports feed aggregation / syndication,
  • Supports keyboard shortcuts
  • Supports OPML import/export
  • Supports sharing arbitrary content through tt-rss
  • Supports mobile device

and much more….

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Install Silex on Debian Wheezy


In this article we will show you how to install Silex via composer on Debian Wheezy VPS with PHP-FPM and Nginx .  Silex is a PHP micro-framework based on the Symfony2 Components and Pimple. Silex is an open source product licensed under a MIT License and developed by Fabien Potencier, the creator of the Symfony framework.


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How to set up LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP) stack on Debian Wheezy

how-to-set-up-lamp-linux-apache-mariadb-php-stack-on-debian-wheezyLAMP usually refers to a full featured stack containing the Apache web server, the popular database server MySQL and the well known web programming language – PHP, set up on a Linux Operating System.

But, as of lately we’ve seen a lot of open-source communities and some of the largest internet giants as Google switched to the use of MySQL’s open source drop-in replacement – the MariaDB database server, which is what are we going to install today instead of MySQL.

In the following step-by-step set up manual we will explain how to install a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP) stack on your Debian Wheezy VPS. Let’s begin:

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How to install Anchor CMS on a Debian 7 VPS


Anchor CMS is an open-source, lighter-weight and ultra-simple blogging system.It’s written in PHP and comes with markdown support, custom fields, themes, i18n compatibility and many more.

In this blog post we will write about how to install Anchor CMS on a Debian 7 (Wheezy) VPS with MySQL, PHP-FPM and Nginx
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How to install Laravel 4 with Twitter Bootstrap on Linux VPS

laravelThe following article will guide you through the steps of installing and configuring Laravel 4 and Twitter Bootstrap on a Debian Wheezy Linux VPS.

What is Laravel?

Laravel is an elegant PHP web framework for web artisans with expressive and elegant syntax. Laravel 4 uses Composer for dependency management as the framework itself depends on a number of external packages to function correctly.

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Install Vanilla Forums on Debian Squeeze with Nginx

Vanilla is an open-source multi-lingual forum software written in PHP. It’s easy to install and use, with lot’s of addons and themes to choose from. If you are looking for a super fast and ridiculously easy to use forum software that can seamlessly integrate with your existing website on your linux virtual server then Vanilla is just what you are looking for.

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How to install Laravel on Linux

This tutorial will show you how to install Laravel on your Linux VPS. Laravel is an open source web application framework written in PHP which follows the model-view-controller (MVC) paradigm. Laravel is a young framework, but it quickly gained popularity thanks to the extensive documentation, friendly comunity and clean and classy code.

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