How to Write a Basic Shell Script

Learn how to write a basic Bash shell script. Although shell scripts can be long, complicated scripts which perform complex tasks, you can also learn how to write a simple shell script in 10 minutes. If you can run commands at the command line, learning how to write a basic Bash script is easy. [...]  

Install Vanilla Forums on Ubuntu 16.04

Learn how to download and install Vanilla Forums on a 1&1 Cloud Server running Ubuntu 16.04. Vanilla Forums is free, flexible, and easy to install software package to deploy forums on your server. Designed to be highly customizable, Vanilla Forums offers a curated collection of plug-ins, excellent integration options, and outstanding community management tools. Vanilla Forums is used to power tens of thousands of community forums across the internet. [...]  

Install Webmin on Ubuntu 16.04

Learn how to install Webmin on a 1&1 Cloud Server running Ubuntu 16.04. Webmin is a convenient, easy to use web-based tool which can be used to manage and perform system administration tasks on a Linux server. With Webmin installed, you can manage users and services on your server from a browser window. [...]  

Set Up a Node.js App for a Website With Apache on Ubuntu 16.04

Node.js is a JavaScript runtime environment which lets you easily build server-side applications. This tutorial will explain how to set up a 1&1 Cloud Server running Ubuntu 16.04 so that Node.js scripts run as a service, and configure the Apache server to make the script accessible from the web. [...]  

Upload a Twine Project to a Linux Server

Twine is a popular, free tool for creating games, hypertext, and interactive fiction. Once you have created a Twine game or story, if you want to share your Twine project with other people, it will need to be hosted on the Internet. This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions for for beginners on how to publish your Twine project to an HTML file and use FTP to upload it to a 1&1 Cloud Server running Linux. [...]