Can I run multiple WordPress sites *and* a node.js app on one VPS?

Posted September 21, 2013 7.6k views
I need to host my new Ghost install on node.js, which generally requires a VPS. But I need to transfer all my WordPress sites over in order to justify the expense. Can I do all this on one $5/mo. VPS server account?

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by Etel Sverdlov
This tutorial covers how to login with root, how to change the root password, how to create a new user, how to give the new user root privileges, how to change the port, and how to disable root login in. This tutorial is written for Ubuntu. When you first create your server, this tutorial explains the first steps you need to take. This tutorial is written for Ubuntu 12.04.
Wow. Almost makes me miss Softaculous. LOL (just kidding)

Thanks for the detailed answer!