Create Swap file on Cloud VM (AWS, GCloud, or Azure)
· ☕ 1 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

Use the commands below to create swap file on a micro instance with a Linux operating system. This creates a 2GB Swap file to help alleviate low system ram. Consequently, this is great for those using micro instances in the cloud that have under 1 GB of memory.

Move Website from Linux to IIS
· ☕ 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

This guide goes over how to Move Website from Linux to IIS. If you’re in the tech field, you probably see moving from Linux to IIS on a WordPress platform and immediately cringed.

FTP Credentials Required for WordPress Update to Plugins/Themes
· ☕ 1 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

If you are getting errors on a WordPress update that say you need FTP credentials, your apache install doesn’t have rights to do the changes. You could install vsftpd, but it is MUCH easier to just grant apache access to your WordPress.

Check External IP in Linux Server
· ☕ 1 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

All these commands check external IP in Linux Terminal for any Linux system.

Using the find command Linux Terminal
· ☕ 1 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

Here is the syntax for using the find command Linux terminal. The following commands are great to have in your back pocket when looking for specific files or directories.