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7 Best WordPress Security Plugins You Probably Don’t Know About

7 Best WordPress Security Plugins You Probably Don’t Know About

WordPress is used by 31.1% of all websites in the world. No doubt that the most popular CMS is the hacker’s target. The WordPress core is relatively secure but it does not include security features to scan malware files, stop brute-force attacks, bad bots, malicious URL requests, etc. The good news is that WordPress has …

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Sharing RunCloud Server Access with Team Members

Sharing RunCloud Server Access with Team Members

Sharing RunCloud server access with team members has been a highly requested feature since the RunCloud launched. We are happy to announce that the “Team Management” feature is now available for RunCloud Business plan. Through this feature, you can select different RunCloud access permissions for team members. How to Create a Team? Login your RunCloud …

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UpCloud Faster-than-SSD Cloud Hosting Server (Promo Code Inside)

UpCloud Faster-than-SSD Cloud Hosting Server (Promo Code Inside)

UpCloud is a cloud hosting company from Finland that was established in 2012. Currently, they have 6 data centers around the globe, in the UK, the USA, Germany, the Netherlands, Singapore, and Finland. UpCloud makes the bold claim, that they offer the “World’s fastest cloud servers”, which has thrown down the gauntlet to the established …

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Updates to RunCloud Privacy Policy and Term of Service

Updates to RunCloud Privacy Policy and Term of Service

On 25 May 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect. At RunCloud, we are committed to protecting your privacy and keeping your personal information safe. We want you to understand how we collect, use, and store your data. The first thing we would like to do is state, unequivocally, our support …

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RunCloud Now Support Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

RunCloud Now Support Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Now you can deploy a RunCloud server running Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (code named “Bionic Beaver”). It is the most recent Long Term Support (LTS) version that was released on April 26th, 2018. What is LTS? Ubuntu LTS (Long Term Support) versions are released every 2 years and are guaranteed to receive support for at least …

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Free Let’s Encrypt Wildcard SSL Certificate at RunCloud

Free Let’s Encrypt Wildcard SSL Certificate at RunCloud

Today, we are thrilled to announce that RunCloud supports Let’s Encrypt Wildcard certificates at not extra cost for Pro plan customers. One of the many features of RunCloud is ability to issue free Let’s Encrypt SSL certificates for all of your web applications. The RunCloud team has been working tirelessly to bring the recently released …

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Cloudflare DNS for RunCloud (Security & Performance)

Cloudflare DNS for RunCloud (Security & Performance)

Cloudflare DNS is one of best DNS providers in the world. It offers free accounts so everyone can not only manage their domain names, but also benefit from the additional security and performance enabled by their integrated features. In this article, we will share some tips to enable you to use Cloudflare with RunCloud and …

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Announcing RunCloud Support Ticket System

Announcing RunCloud Support Ticket System

RunCloud is excited to announce an improvement to how we handle customer support. It will no longer be handled by a live chat system. We will now be handing support requests via a support ticket system. We think you are really going to like it! Our goal is to not only make it easier for …

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Cloud Hosting vs Shared Hosting: Why Cloud Hosting is Better for Your Business?

Cloud Hosting vs Shared Hosting: Why Cloud Hosting is Better for Your Business?

Even with the advent of highly available Cloud Hosting, it is still true that Shared hosting is the most popular web hosting option. This is probably because it is the most affordable option, and is easy to get started. However, it is also true that shared hosting has many disadvantages such as slower performance, higher …

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How to Setup Google Cloud Server with RunCloud in 10 minutes (Video Tutorial)

How to Setup Google Cloud Server with RunCloud in 10 minutes (Video Tutorial)

When we talk about Google, we think of its network. Google’s backbone network is one of the biggest and fastest in the world. Google even laid their own fiber optic cable under the Pacific Ocean! Imagine your server running on the same network as Google Search and YouTube… That’s a cool thought, isn’t it? And …

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