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  • Published Question

    Resize Droplet or Create a New Server (WordPress Site)

    Hello, I'm new to managing my own server, so please bear with me. My set up currently: A WordPress site on Ubuntu 16.04.1 x64. My current plan is the basic $10/mo, Shared CPU 1 vCPU 1GB / 30GB Disk. I am using Server...
    Accepted Answer: Hi @saeeddarabi, Usually, upgrading your Droplet to a better plan is always the better option in my eyes, you just make a quick backup and then Upgrade the droplet. Having said that, you mentioned you are using Ubuntu...
    1 By saeeddarabi DigitalOcean Droplets WordPress
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    Apache errors (No matching DirectoryIndex...)

    Yesterday and today, my site's traffic dropped by almost 100%. I checked and the site is still indexed on Google and it still ranks for its main keywords. So that's not the issue. Then I noticed my site has been loadi...
    Accepted Answer: Hi @saeeddarabi, As I promised, I'm posting this answer explaining Apache Workers and why I think they can be the source of the slowness you've been experiencing recently. So first, what are Apache Workers and what ar...
    3 By saeeddarabi Apache WordPress
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    How to 301 Redirect an Old Post to a New Post with Nginx (WordPress)

    Hi KDSys, Thanks very much for taking the time to write such a detailed response. Much appreciated. Yes, you are absolutely r…
    By saeeddarabi
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    How to 301 Redirect an Old Post to a New Post with Nginx (WordPress)

    Hi everyone, Server runs on Ubuntu 16.04.1 x64. Using WordPress. If more info needed, I'd be happy to provide. I'm trying to redirect an old post to a new one but I'm having a lot of issues. I tried many codes and non...
    2 By saeeddarabi Nginx Server Optimization Ubuntu 16.04
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    Cyberduck login issue: "Exhausted available authentication method. Please contact your web hosting service provider for assistance

    For anyone reading else having this issue, I fixed the issue by simply logging in to my Serverpilot account and resetting the passw…
    By saeeddarabi
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    Cyberduck login issue: "Exhausted available authentication method. Please contact your web hosting service provider for assistance

    Hi, I tried logging in to Cyberduck today and after the very first try it gives me this error: “Exhausted available authentication method. Please contact your web hosting service provider for assistance”. It has never...
    1 By saeeddarabi Apache FAQ
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    How to change WP file permissions (Unable to update theme due to "permission denied")

    Hi, I am trying to update my Genesis theme but I keep getting an error about "inconsistent permissions". So I tried to change permission for themes in my wp-content directory from 644 to 755, but it gives me the follo...
    1 By saeeddarabi WordPress DigitalOcean Ubuntu 16.04
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    Site gone after resetting root password

    Hi Jarland, Thank you very much. You are a lifesaver. It worked. I used these two commands: systemctl stop apache2 sy…
    By saeeddarabi
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    Site gone after resetting root password

    Hi, I reset my root password today and all of a sudeen my whole site is gonew. The home page shows "Apache2 Ubuntu Default Page" and a long mesage. I would appricte any help. Thank you very much in advance.
    2 By saeeddarabi Apache DigitalOcean
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    How to trasfer a big (ish) WP site from http to htps?

    I have a rather complicated issue (for me at least with my little knowledge) which has been holding me back from doing this. I have an already established site with almost 1000 posts with decent traffic. I set up eve...
    1 By saeeddarabi Security WordPress Ubuntu 16.04
  • Published Question

    Cannot modify header information

    Hi everyone, I keep getting this error: Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /custom_functions.php:1) in /wp-includes/option.php on line 837 Warning: Cannot modify he...
    1 By saeeddarabi WordPress Ubuntu 16.04
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    How to import database with Adminer for a site that's going to be migrated?

    For anyone who may face the same issue in the future, I have figured out how to do this. Instead of using your domain name to lo…
    By saeeddarabi
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    How to import database with Adminer for a site that's going to be migrated?

    I am trying to migrate a live site (thats being hosted elsewhere now). So I read this tutorial for importing the database: https://serverpilot.io/community/articles/how-to-manage-your-database-with-adminer.html#impor...
    1 By saeeddarabi Getting Started
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    No "etc" folder!?

    I am using Serverpilot since I am new to managing a server. So I have been reading to learn the basics. I keep coming across articles that reference to the "etc" folder. But I can not find any such folder. All I have...
    1 By saeeddarabi Nginx Ubuntu 16.04
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    Redirecting www to nonwww version on ServerPilot

    Hi, I am totally new to having my own server. So please bear with me if my questions are too simple for some of you. I used ServerPilot to set everything up. Everything works great, but my www version doesn't redirect...
    2 By saeeddarabi Nginx Ubuntu 16.04