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How to Create Wildcard Subdomain for Unlimited Subsites

How to Create Wildcard Subdomain for Unlimited Subsites

What is Wildcard subdomain Wildcard subdomain is a wildcard (catch-all) DNS record that will match request for non-existent subdomains. It is specified by a “*” as part of the domain name, example: *.yourdomain.com. With wildcard subdomain setup, you do not need to create a DNS record for each subdomain. Example: unlimited subdomain for WordPress multisite …

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How to Create WordPress Multisite Network on RunCloud

How to Create WordPress Multisite Network on RunCloud

In this WordPress tutorial, you will learn how to create create your own network of WordPress sites using WordPress Multisite feature. What is WordPress Multisite? WordPress Multisite is a feature that allows multiple sites to share a single WordPress installation, thus forms a network of sites. Sites of the same multisite network can share plugins …

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How to Create a Subdomain for RunCloud Web Application

How to Create a Subdomain for RunCloud Web Application

Subdomain is an easy and free way to categorize your website content and separate them from the main website. In this tutorial, you will learn what is a subdomain, the use cases, and how to host a web application at subdomain using RunCloud. What is a Subdomain? A subdomain is a domain that is a …

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How to Block IP Address Using WordPress .htaccess File to Stop Bad Visitors

How to Block IP Address Using WordPress .htaccess File to Stop Bad Visitors

In this tutorial, we show you how to block bad visitors by their IP addresses using only Apache .htaccess file. No WordPress plugin required. Your public website is on the internet for anyone, including bad visitors like bad bots, spammers, hackers, malicious users. They are annoying, taking up your web server resources, and potential security …

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Join RunCloud Referral Contest and Win Awesome Prizes (August 2018)

Join RunCloud Referral Contest and Win Awesome Prizes (August 2018)

The RunCloud Referral Contest is running from July 30th until Aug 31st 2018. Every RunCloud user is invited to take part in the competition. You could earn referral cash rewards and stand a chance to win a RunCloud Referral contest prize, such as a years business plan subscription. All you need to do is invite …

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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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