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Maintain WordPress at Scale on RunCloud
with WP-CLI Aliases

Maintain WordPress at Scale on RunCloud <br> with WP-CLI Aliases

How can you maintain WordPress at scale on RunCloud? The RunCloud platform opens the doors for developers, designers, freelancers and all manner of web businesses to leverage the benefits of using Cloud hosting, without requiring the in-depth skills of a highly experienced sysadmin. If you run a WordPress or Web Development business, The benefits of …

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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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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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7 Useful Features on RunCloud You Should be Using Today

7 Useful Features on RunCloud You Should be Using Today

Beneath its beautiful and modern user interface, RunCloud has tons of features to help you get jobs done easily and quickly. Here are some of the most useful RunCloud features that you should be using today. 1. Install PHP Application with 2 Clicks The RunCloud Script Installer allows you to install popular PHP applications with …

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Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging
Method 2 | Using WP-CLI and the Terminal

Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging <br> Method 2 | Using WP-CLI and the Terminal

In the previous tutorial we mentioned that cloning a WordPress staging site is one of those necessary tasks when you’re working in WordPress development. We then used the RunCloud Backup system, alongside the RunCloud File Manager and WP-CLI, to clone our staging site from production. If you haven’t seen that tutorial yet, you can find …

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Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging
Method 1 | Using RunCloud Backups and WP-CLI

Cloning a WordPress Site for Staging <br> Method 1 | Using RunCloud Backups and WP-CLI

Cloning a WordPress staging site is one of those necessary tasks when you’re working at a professional level in WordPress development. It is a good idea to use a workflow that includes local development, alongside online staging and production sites. In today’s tutorial, we are going to use the RunCloud Backup System to clone a …

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​How to Use SFTP with FileZilla to Securely Transfer Files on RunCloud

​How to Use SFTP with FileZilla to Securely Transfer Files on RunCloud

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use SFTP with FileZilla to securely transfer and manage files on RunCloud server. FTP is not secure FTP (File Transfer Protocol) uses clear text for all transmissions. Anyone is able to read the FTP usernames, passwords, commands and data by packet capture (sniffing) on the network. By …

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An introduction to WP-CLI

An introduction to WP-CLI

Command Line Interfaces (CLI’s) are a developer’s best friend. WP-CLI, the WordPress Command Line Interface (WP-CLI) is an indispensible component of any serious WordPress developers toolkit. If you are a developer working in the WordPress ecosystem and managing dozens of WordPress sites (or more), you can drastically reduce your workload, whilst increasing your efficiency and …

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Creating a Superuser on your RunCloud managed servers

Creating a Superuser on your RunCloud managed servers

In this short tutorial we are going to create a superuser on our RunCloud managed servers. RunCloud is a powerful tool that makes managing your servers incredibly easy, but it can’t do everything (yet). Sometimes we will still need to log in to our servers to perform administrative tasks, or issue other commands that require …

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How To Use SSH Keys with PuTTY on RunCloud

How To Use SSH Keys with PuTTY on RunCloud

SSH keys are more secure than passwords and can help you log in without having to remember long passwords. With RunCloud you can easily add your ssh key to your server. If you are running an *NIX type OS such as MacOS or any Linux distro, ssh is already included with your OS. You can …

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