Little Series

Make Money from Offering VPS Hosting

Yet another post in my little series about getting the most bang for your buck, this time about making money (or not) from offering VPS (virtual private servers) hosting. Just a short introduction to the big bad world of web hosting and how to stand a chance making money with…

Benchmark Nginx and Varnish for a Wordpress Site

This is a post about benchmarking nginx and varnish in my little series of getting the most performance for your buck, running nginx with varnish, apc and memcache for a Wordpress website on a small VPS with 128MB RAM. Summer Special: Hurry, only 100x openVZ 128MB VPS at £1 per…

Install Nginx with APC, Varnish, Wordpress and W3 Cache on a 128MB VPS

Following on from me trying to fit a Wordpress install on a 128MB VPS while not sacrificing performance; I give you my rather comprehensive tutorial on how to install nginx with apc (php opt-code cache), varnish (caching proxy), wordpress and w3 cache. Summer Special: Hurry, only 100x openVZ 128MB VPS…

Testing Nginx with APC, Varnish, Wordpress and W3 Cache on a 128MB VPS

Finally got a bit of time (OK, I have forced myself to take some time) to get my VPS Wordpress dream config sorted out and wrap it up in a handy bash script so that I can roll it out across my clients websites easily. After following various tutorials and…